European Pears

Bartlett
European Pear
Bartlett
285 Late Summer. Large greenish-yellow classic obtuse-pyriform pear. Adaptable to many climates and soils. Full reliable annual crops. Z4. read more
Beurre Clairgeau
European Pear
Beurre Clairgeau
286 Fall. Richly flavored buttery juicy flesh. Used for cooking and canning. Precocious and productive annual bearer. Z4. read more
Bosc
European Pear
Bosc
287 Fall. Large dark rich yellow pear covered with cinnamon-brown russet. Distinctive sweet rich spicy and juicy. Z4. read more
Cabot Vermont
European Pear
Cabot Vermont
288 Fall. Medium-large pear with yellowish skin and a slight reddish blush. A superior dessert pear. Highly ornamental tree. Z3/4. read more
Dana Hovey
European Pear
Dana Hovey
290 Winter. Small obovate-obtuse-pyriform rich golden-yellow russeted pear. Possibly the best eating of all winter pears. Keeps extremely well. Z4. read more
Endicott
European Pear
Endicott
292 Fall. Dessert and perry pear. Moderately tasty fresh eating. Originated in MA. Z4/5. read more
Giffard
European Pear
Giffard
293 Summer. Very high-quality dessert pear. Medium-sized fruit with soft melting slightly coarse flesh. Extremely hardy. Z3. read more
Golden Spice
European Pear
Golden Spice
294 Fall. Used for making hard pear cider (perry). Fine flesh is tart, astringent, and unusually spicy. Vigorous productive tree. Extremely hardy. Z3. read more
Gourmet
European Pear
Gourmet
295 Late Summer. Similar in texture to Asian pears but less watery and has more flavor. Crisp melting flesh. Very hardy annual bearer. Z3. read more
Magness
European Pear
Magness
297 Late Summer. Rich melting buttery perfumed aromatic flesh. Some call it the best-flavored pear ever! Medium-sized fruit. Excellent fire blight resistance. Z4. read more
Patten
European Pear
Patten
302 Late Summer. The best-quality large hardy pear available. Very good fresh eating with sweet “high flavor.” Good canning. Z3. read more
European Pear
Pear Collection
318 Fedco’s choice of 5 different heirloom and modern pear varieties, all individually labeled. No perry pears. Z4. read more
Rogue Red
European Pear
Rogue Red
303 Fall-Winter. Very sweet high-quality dessert pear. Good keeper. Vigorous annual bearer. Resistant to pear scab. Z3/4. read more
Seckel
European Pear
Seckel
304 Late Summer. Small obovate yellowish-brown russeted pear with slight red blush. Often considered the best-flavored of all pears. Good fresh and cooked. Z4. read more
Stacyville
European Pear
Stacyville
306 Late Summer. Delicious citrusy aftertaste. Good fresh and cooked. Precocious, productive, vigorous. Disease resistant. Rare. Z3. read more
Summercrisp
European Pear
Summercrisp
307 Midsummer. Large obovate acute-pyriform green pear with a red blush. Very sweet dessert and canning pear. Z3. read more
Ure
European Pear
Ure
310 Late Summer. All-purpose. Juicy sweet distinctively spicy fruit. Texture similar to Asian pears. Fire blight resistant. Z3. read more