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Fruit tree comparisons


Pear tree
Flemish Beauty

A traditional European pear from Belgium, with the classic rich sweet buttery melting flesh. Flemish Beauty is also self-fertile and cold-hardy.
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Growing


Pear tree
Flemish Beauty
Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilitySelf-fertile
Pollination group3
Pollinating othersAverage
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Using


Pear tree
Flemish Beauty
Picking seasonMid
UsesEating fresh
Keeping (of fruit)1 week
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Disease resistance


Pear tree
Flemish Beauty
General resistancePoor
FireblightSome susceptibility
ScabVery susceptible
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Climate


Pear tree
Flemish Beauty
Cold hardiness (USDA)Zone 4 (-34C)
Summer maximum temperaturesWarm (25-30C / 76-85F)
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Identification


Pear tree
Flemish Beauty
Country of originBelgium
Period of origin1750 - 1799
Fruit colorYellow / Orange
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