Portugal Whip 200-250cm (Seedling Pear)

£39.00
Size: 
Whip 200-250cm (Seedling Pear)
Type: 
Culinary
Fertility: 
self-fertile
Rootstock: 
Seedling Pear - Vigorous
Use: 
November - January
SKU: QUIPOR-452340

Description

An exceptionally attractive tree, and excellent in a small garden, this is an ancient variety imported to the UK by Lord Tradescant in the early 17th C. It bears very large, pear shaped, fruit that have a mild flavour, and which keep well.This self-fertile Quince is believed to have originated from before 1611