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Pear tree
Red Clapp's Favorite

A natural sport of Clapp's Favorite pear, also known as Kalle. The pears are deep red color with a sweet flavor, ripening in late summer.
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Growing


Pear tree
Red Clapp's Favorite
Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Pollination group4
Pollinating othersAverage
PloidyDiploid
Bearing regularityRegular
WildlifeRHS Plants for Pollinators
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Using


Pear tree
Red Clapp's Favorite
Picking seasonEarly
UsesEating fresh
Culinary
CroppingGood
Keeping (of fruit)1-3 days
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Disease resistance


Pear tree
Red Clapp's Favorite
General resistancePoor
FireblightSome susceptibility
ScabVery susceptible
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Climate


Pear tree
Red Clapp's Favorite
Cold hardiness (USDA)(3) -40F / -40C
Summer maximum temperaturesWarm (25-30C / 76-85F)
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Identification


Pear tree
Red Clapp's Favorite
Country of originUnited States
Fruit colorYellow / Red
Fruit sizeAverage
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