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Fruit tree comparisons



Pear tree
Moonglow

A high quality early season dessert and culinary pear, very resistant to fireblight.
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Growing


Pear tree
Moonglow
Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Pollination group3
Pollinating othersGood
PloidyDiploid
Bearing regularityRegular
Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
WildlifeRHS Plants for Pollinators
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Using


Pear tree
Moonglow
Picking seasonEarly
UsesEating fresh
Culinary
CroppingGood
Keeping (of fruit)1 week
Flavor style (apples)Sweeter
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Disease resistance


Pear tree
Moonglow
General resistanceGood
FireblightVery resistant
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Climate


Pear tree
Moonglow
Summer maximum temperaturesCool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)
Warm (25-30C / 76-85F)
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Identification


Pear tree
Moonglow
Country of originUnited States
Period of origin1950 - 1999
Fruit colorGreen - light
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