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Perry pear tree
Yellow Huffcap

A popular English perry pear which produces a good quality low-tannin / medium-acid perry.
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Growing


Perry pear tree
Yellow Huffcap
Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Pollination group3
Pollinating othersAverage
PloidyDiploid
Bearing regularityBiennial tendency
Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
WildlifeRHS Plants for Pollinators
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Using


Perry pear tree
Yellow Huffcap
UsesHard cider
CroppingHeavy
Juice styleSharp (cider)
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Disease resistance


Perry pear tree
Yellow Huffcap
General resistanceAverage
ScabSome resistance
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Climate


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


Perry pear tree
Yellow Huffcap
Country of originUnited Kingdom
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