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Summercrisp Pear on OHxF 87 (Spring 2022)


Summercrisp is a very winter hardy pear. Sweet and crisp..

Medium-large fruit ripening in mid-August.  Very winter-hardy; chance seedling found in Minnesota in 1933. Probably Pyrus communis X P. ussuriensis cross.   Sweet, crisp flesh, almost like an Asian pear;  very low acid.  Annually productive;  tolerant to fire blight. the fruit are best consumed without having been ripened; the eating quality is highest while the flesh is firm and crisp.  Trees are long lived. 

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Medium-large fruit ripening in mid-August.  Very winter-hardy; chance seedling found in Minnesota in 1933. Probably Pyrus communis X P. ussuriensis cross.   Sweet, crisp flesh, almost like an Asian pear;  very low acid.  Annually productive;  tolerant to fire blight. the fruit are best consumed without having been ripened; the eating quality is highest while the flesh is firm and crisp.  Trees are long lived. 

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The Fruit

Fruit Type

Category: Pear
Subcategory: European, Cold-Hardy

Fruit Uses & Storage

Uses:
Storage duration: (approximate, depending on storage conditions)

Fruit Appearance

Skin color: yellow
Flesh color:

Fruit Origins

Parentage:
Origin: University of Minnesota
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The Environment

Calendar & Geography

USDA zones: 3 - 8
Chill hours: 0
Ripening date: (approximate, in New York State) days after

Tree Height & Spacing

Rootstock: OHxF 87 Rootstock
Rootstock size class: Half-Standard (75% of Standard)
Tree spacing (natural spread of tree): 18'
Good for wildlife planting? Y

Diseases & Pests

Summercrisp Pear on OHxF 87 does not have any diseases or pests associated with it at this time.

Pollination

Pollination Factors

Bloom group: 3
Is it self-fertile? N
Is it fertile? Y
Ploidy: Diploid
Rootstock size class: Half-Standard (75% of Standard)

Pollination Partners

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