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Perry pear trees
Hendre Huffcap

A well-known English perry pear variety, and a reliable cropper. Makes a light, low-tannin perry.
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Growing


Perry pear trees
Hendre Huffcap
Gardening skillBeginner
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Flowering group3
Pollinating othersAverage
PloidyDiploid
Bearing regularityRegular
Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
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Using


Perry pear trees
Hendre Huffcap
Picking seasonLate
CroppingHeavy
Useful forHard cider
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Problems


Perry pear trees
Hendre Huffcap
Disease resistanceGood
ScabSome resistance
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Climate


Perry pear trees
Hendre Huffcap
Climate typeTemperate climates
Summer average maximum temperaturesCool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)
Warm (25-30C / 76-85F)
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Identification


Perry pear trees
Hendre Huffcap
Country of originUnited Kingdom
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