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Tree comparisons



Perry pear trees
Hendre Huffcap

A well-known English perry pear variety, and a reliable cropper. Makes a light, low-tannin perry.
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Using


Perry pear trees
Hendre Huffcap
Picking seasonLate
UsesHard cider
CroppingHeavy
Juice styleSweet (cider)
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Growing


Perry pear trees
Hendre Huffcap
Gardening skillSuitable for beginners
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Pollination group3
Pollinating othersAverage
PloidyDiploid
VigourSlightly large
PrecocityPrecocious
Bearing regularityRegular
Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
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Disease resistance


Perry pear trees
Hendre Huffcap
General resistanceGood
ScabSome resistance
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Climate


Perry pear trees
Hendre Huffcap
Summer average maximum temperaturesCool ( 20C - 24C / 68F - 75F)
Warm (25C - 30C / 76F - 85F)
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Identification


Perry pear trees
Hendre Huffcap
Country of originUnited Kingdom
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