Fresh fruit, cooking, drying, juicing and preserving.
The Belgian Butter Pear. An old world heirloom from the early 1800's. A very strong growing tree. Pears are medium-large, heavily russetted brown with yellow base colour. The firm, yellowish-white flesh is slightly grainy and has an excellent, sweet flavour.
Pollinate with Comice, Nashi 20th Century, Sensation, Williams, Winter Nelis.
Harvest early March