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Flemish Beauty Pear

Flemish Beauty Pear

Flemish Beauty Pear

Pyrus communis 'Flemish Beauty'

Grandpa's Choice(TM) Flemish Beauty Pear is an excellent hardy pear for cold locations. Large, roundish and uniform in size and shape. Reddish blushed color on a clear yellow skin. The yellowish-white flesh is firm, but tender--- becoming melting when riper. Sweet and aromatic with a musky flavor. Good for eating out of hand and drying. Strong growing, productive, very hardy, and an early and heavy producer. Ripens in early fall from mid-September through early October.

Flemish Beauty Pear Pricing

Item # Description Price
2493 Flemish Beauty Pear on Semi-Dwarf (OHxF 333) root, 2 year Extra Large grade $25.99 Add Add to Cart
2494 Flemish Beauty Pear on Semi-Standard (OHxF 97) root, 2 year Extra Large grade $25.99 Add Add to Cart

Height

15 Feet

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Spread

10 Feet


USDA Hardiness Zone 3-8

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Pyrus communis 'Flemish Beauty'
Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips

A strong growing, vigorous tree. Easy to grow. Requires cross-pollination and is an excellent pollinizer for other pears. Susceptible to fire blight like most pears.

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A Little History about Flemish Beauty Pear

Flemish Beauty was originally known as "Fondante de Boise" where it originated in Belgium around 1830. In Flemish it means "sweetmeat of the woods".

Pyrus communis 'Flemish Beauty' Characteristics & Attributes

Bloom Character
Mid-season blooming
Excellent pollinizer
Pollinizer needed
Fruit Characteristics
Large fruit
Growth Rate/Habit
Upright habit
Average vigor
Early to bear
Harvest Period
Early fall
Extended harvest
Other Attributes
Grandpa's Choice™
Aromatic
Sweet
Site Requirements
Full Sun
Frost Resistant
Very hardy
Skill Required
Average skill
Uses
Good for drying
High dessert quality