Pear 'Beurré d'Apremont' (Kaiser Alexander)

Pyrus communis 'Beurré d'Apremont' (Kaiser Alexander)

Pear 'Beurré d'Apremont' (Kaiser Alexander)
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Other names: Kaiser Alexander, Beurré Bosc, Callabasse Bosc, Bosc's Flassenbirne, Kaiserkrone

Tree: Pyramid-shaped. Moderately growing tree that needs a good warm location
Fruit: large and long
Flesh: fine-celled. Provided in good stand: very juicy and sweet, 'melting' flesh.
Not suitable for preserving, as the flesh turns brown          


Blossom time
Planting distance

Distance in hedge

Soil conditions
Only good soils
Fruit colour
Very juicy and sweet. melting.
Good pear to eat fresh
Picking season
End of September
Season of use
End of September
Growing situation
Warm location
Mature plant height

Blossom colour
Valuable plant
Moderate growth
Producing fruits after
After 3 to 5 years
Not self-pollinating
See at the bottom of this page
Disease resistance
Healthy species
Overall appreciation

This article is available in the following version(s)

'Beurre d'Apremont(KAlex) - Spindle, 1 year on seedling

Photo: maiden 1-year, unpruned and pruned
With this maiden form you can make a 2-year bush-tree or spindle tree
Also convenient for low espaliers (1,5 to 2,5 meter)
€ 16.95
100-125 cm.

Pear 'Beurré d'Apremont - Spindle, 1 year in pot on seedling

'Beurré d'Apremont' (Kaiser Alexander)

With this maiden form you can make a half-standard or standard tree.
Also convenient for higher espaliers (3 to 5 meter)
€ 18.50
80-100 cm

'Beurré d'Apremont' - Spindle, 2-year

Photo: spindle 2-years, not pruned and pruned
This spindle tree can be used to make a fruit tree with one central stem with side branches, like it is used in commercial orchards
Can also be used for fruit hedges.
€ 21.50

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