Pear - Flordahome

Pyrus communis

Flordahome Pear Fruit growing on Tree By Forest and Kim Starr [CC BY 2.0] (Photo Credits)

Large fruit with green skin and thin tender white flesh. The flesh is very sweet with a juicy melting mild taste. Stores well and is very productive. Subtropical variety, chill 350 hours.


Specifications of Pear - Flordahome

Preferred Climate Subtropical, Warm TemperateLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From GraftedLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 2-5m

Plants required to Pollinate 2 compatible plants (Pollination Required)Learn about Pollination

Can it Handle Frosts? Yes

Amount of leaves in Winter? No Leaves (Deciduous)

Quarantine Restrictions to these Areas WA

Water Requirements Moderate Watering

Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest 2-3 Years

Sun or Shade Full (Sun:80%-100%)

Preferred Soil Type Good Drainage

Soil pH Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)

Fruiting/Harvest Months February, March


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Pear - Flordahome Reviews & Tips

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Grandma's orchard
★★★★★ 7y ago

Burpengary, QLD

we all love pears and I also bought the Hood variety for cross pollination. Only recently purchased so no fruit yet.

★★★★★ 12y ago

Mooloolaba, QLD, Australia

Need a pair for Pear - Hood which I have just purchased.

★★ 12y ago

Kearsley, NSW, Australia

has a few flower buds

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