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St James Village Orchard

Details of the Tree at Grid Ref G4

Tree Details   
Grid Ref
G4
Tree Type Pear
Variety Beurre Hardy
Rootstock Wild pear
Date Planted 18 March 2010
Tree Description A large coppery russetted fruit with a red cheek, fertile, scab resistant and vigorous. One of the strongest growing and a splendid orchard tree. Tall upright growth. Leaves scarlet in autumn. A late October/November pear.
Comments Suggested by EK.
Orchard Map
White butterflies in the air; White daisies prank the ground: The cherry and the hoary pear Scatter their snow around.   (From 'Spring Goeth All in White' by Robert Bridges)