Pear 'Tongeren'

Pyrus communis 'Tongeren'

Pear 'Tongeren'
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Tongeren
Tree: straight, broad, pyramidal growth, must be well pruned to keep it growing. Plant in a sheltered, warm spot, otherwise the tree will age quickly.
Fruit: medium to large, usually large differences in fruit shape.
Fruit flesh: when planted in good places very juicy, sweet, aromatic.


Information



Blossom time
March
Planting distance

Distance in hedge

Soil conditions
All soils
Fruit colour
Brown
Flavour
Sweet, juicy, soft flesh
Use
Good to eat fresh, stewed pear
Picking season
October
Season of use
January, February
Growing situation
Also above 500 meters altitude, Sun
Mature plant height

Blossom colour
White
Remarks
Valuable plant
Vigour
Moderate growth
Producing fruits after
After 2 to 3 years
Pollination
Not self-pollinating
Pollinators
Boscs Flaschenbirne, Conference, Williams, Gräfin von Paris, Madame Verte
Disease resistance
Healthy species
Overall appreciation
9

This article is available in various models

Pear 'Tongeren' - Spindle, 1-year on rootstock Quince-A pot

€ 14.95

Pear 'Tongeren'- Bush, 2-years

Photo: bush, 2-years, before pruning and after pruning
This bush tree can reach a height of 2,5 to 3,5 meter
Convenient for rich and less rich soil
€ 18.50

Pear 'Tongeren' - Half-standard, 2 years

Photo: bush, 2-years convenient for making an espalier, before pruning and after pruning
This bush-trained tree can be used for making an fruit espalier
This bush tree can reach a height of 2,5 to 3,5 meter
€ 22.50