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Tree comparisons



Perry pear trees
Yellow Huffcap

A popular English perry pear. Produces a good quality low-tannin / medium-acid perry.
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Using


Perry pear trees
Yellow Huffcap
UsesHard cider
CroppingHeavy
Juice styleSharp (cider)
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Growing


Perry pear trees
Yellow Huffcap
Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Pollination group3
Pollinating othersAverage
PloidyDiploid
VigourAverage vigour
PrecocitySlow to start bearing
Bearing regularityBiennial tendency
Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
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Disease resistance


Perry pear trees
Yellow Huffcap
General resistanceAverage
ScabSome resistance
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Climate


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


Perry pear trees
Yellow Huffcap
Country of originUnited Kingdom
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