MEDLAR - NOTTINGHAM
Botanical Name: Mespilus germanica
Smaller fruit than Dutch, but considered the best flavoured medlar for fresh eating. A pretty ornamental tree. Blooms in late spring with large flowers resembling single white roses. Fruit is eaten when soft, generally after a frost and has a mild flavour similar to a pear. Self - fertile.
Plant Information or Specifications
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Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions)
Plants required to Pollinate
1 (Self Pollinating)
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Can it Handle Frosts?
Yes (Often below -2)
Amount of leaves in Winter?
No Leaves (Deciduous)
Suitability in Pots
April, May, June
Customer Comments on Medlar - Nottingham
Medlar - Nottingham
Try spraying with Pest OIL, this helps with all fungal problems as well as pests.. | Michael Lithgo - Adelaide, SA 19-Jan-2010
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