The Blakes Pride Pear
  • Pollinator Required ? Yes
  • Type : Standard
  • Characteristics : Tasty delight
  • Mature Height : 15-20 feet
  • Support Required : No
  • Bloom Period : N/A
  • Sun Exposure : Full Sun
  • Will Produce Fruit In: 3-5 years
  • Harvest Period : Early Sept
  • Soil Type : all types
  • Zones : 5 - 9

About The Blake's Pride Pear Tree :
The Blake's Pride Pear is a dwarf tree who's fruit has a sweet, rich taste and aroma, and is lovely to look at as its skin is mostly golden and light-yellow. Blake's Pride Pear is a new pear variety best suited to canning use. It offers great taste, fireblight resistance and grows to an average height of 7 to 10 ft.

The Blake's Pride Fruit is moderate in size, averaging almost 3 inches in diameter, with a short, upright stem on the fruit. It harvests about three weeks after Bartlett (Mid Aug) and it stores very well.

The tree for Blake's Pride is moderate in vigor and upright-spreading. Yield is moderate to high, with the first crop three to four years after planting. Suggested pollinators are D'Anjou or Bartlet Pear. Grows best in Zones 4 to 9

Before planting any pear tree find out from your local ag extension agent if your area is subject to fireblight. If it is plant a tree like the Blake's Pride Pear that is resistant to this disease.

Why plant a pear tree you will could lose after you have done all the work to produce a nice fruit tree for your family?

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