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Christie

Christie is an old Scottish pear variety. The sweet-flavoured fruits are large and green, usually with a bit of red flush. 

Pyrus communis

Christie pear trees for sale

  • 1-year maiden bare-root tree 24.45
    Quince A rootstock
    Large size (3m-4m after 10 years)

Christie characteristics

  • Using

    • Cropping:Good
    • Keeping:1 week
    • Useful for:Eating fresh
  • Growing

    • Gardening skill:Average
    • Self-fertility:Not self-fertile
    • Flowering group:3
    • Fruit bearing:Spur-bearer
  • Climate

    • Climate type:Mild damp climates
  • Identification

    • Country of origin:United Kingdom
    • Period of origin:1850 - 1899
    • Fruit colour:Green / Red
    • Fruit size:Large