Bartlett Pear is a small tree that is commonly grown for its edible qualities. A popular pear that has showy white flowers in spring followed by excellent quality yellow-green fruit in early fall. Has an upright oval habit. Needs a pollinator for fruit. It's fruit are gold oblong pears (which are botanically known as 'pomes') with a red blush and white flesh which are usually ready for picking in early fall. The pears have a sweet taste and a juicy texture. The pears are most often used in the following ways: fresh eating, cooking, baking juice-making Bartlett Pear is covered in stunning clusters of white flowers with purple anthers along the branches in early spring. It has forest green foliage throughout the season. The glossy pointy leaves turn an outstanding deep purple in the fall. The fruit can be messy if allowed to drop on the lawn or walkways, and may require occasional clean-up. This is a dense deciduous tree with a shapely oval form.
- Mature Height: 10 feet
- Mature Width: 8 feet
- Sunlight: Sun
- Soil Conditions: Moist (Typical)
Plants are constantly growing, ever-changing, and therefore unique. The plant you receive may vary from the photo, but rest assured, it holds the same glorious potential!