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Fruit tree comparisons


Perry pear tree
Butt

Butt is a traditional English perry pear, with medium acidity and medium tannins.
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Growing


Perry pear tree
Butt
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
Butt
Picking seasonLate
UsesJuice
Hard cider
CroppingHeavy
Keeping (of fruit)1-2 months
Juice styleSharp (cider)
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Disease resistance


Perry pear tree
Butt
General resistanceAverage
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Climate


Perry pear tree
Butt
Cold hardiness (USDA)(4) -30F / -34C
Summer maximum temperaturesCool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)
Warm (25-30C / 76-85F)
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Identification


Perry pear tree
Butt
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Fruit colorGreen / Yellow
Fruit sizeSmall
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