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Easter Pear

Pyrus communis 'Easter Pear'
  • Summary
  • Hardiness Zone & More

Easter pear is an old-time heirloom pear. It is known for its excellent keeping qualities. It is a large yellow pear with a red cheek.

Beurre Easter originated in Europe and has been in the US for a long time. It probably recived its name due to its excellent keeping qualities as its has been known to keep until Easter.

Height
10-15
Spread
8-12
Zone
5-8
Color
Bi-Colored
Categories
Cold Hardy Varieties
Tags
Pollinizer neededMedium size fruitAverage vigorSpreading habitSpurry habitUpright habit

Bloom Character
Fruit Characteristics
Growth Rate/Habit
Harvest Period
  Late fall
Other Attributes
  Aromatic
  Sweet
Site Requirements
  Full Sun
Skill Required