Pyrus communis Shenandoah - Shenandoah Pear
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Shenandoah Pear

Pyrus communis 'Shenandoah'
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Shenandoah is a fire blight resistant European pear that ripens in mid-late September, about a month after Bartlett.  It is a large pear that has a Bartlett like shape.  The fuit has greenish-yellow skin speckled with dots.  It stores very well for several months.

Shenandoah came from a cooperative breeding effort of USDA and Ohio State University.

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