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Bosc- Golden Russet® Pear

Pyrus communis 'Golden Russet® Bosc'
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  • Hardiness Zone & More

Golden Russet® Bosc Pear is a sport of the Bosc Pear and is long and symmetrical with a uniform, golden russet. It's flesh is yellowish-white and ripens about the same time as Anjou. The trees are large and vigorous.

Discovered on the Fuki Orchard near Parksdale, OR. Since ordinary Bosc is not totally russeted, this mutation with more complete russetting and a more golden-bronze color is highly attractive.

Height
10-15
Spread
8-12
Zone
5-8
Color
Russeted
Categories
Pear--- European varieties
Tags
Late bloomingPollinizer neededMedium size fruitAverage vigorSpurry habitUpright habit

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