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Sensation

Sensation
Pyrus communis

Sensation pear trees for sale

  • 11-year maiden bare-root tree 33.45
    Quince Eline rootstock
    Medium size (2.5m-3m after 10 years)
  • 21-year maiden bare-root tree 33.45
    Quince A rootstock
    Large size (3m-4m after 10 years)
Next deliveries

Deliveries resume December 2020


History

Australia. 1940s.

Sensation characteristics

  • Gardening skillAverage
  • Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
  • Flowering group3
  • Pollinating othersAverage
  • PloidyDiploid
  • Bearing regularityRegular
  • Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
  • Picking seasonEarly
  • CroppingGood
  • Keeping1 week
  • Useful forEating fresh
  • Disease resistancePoor
  • ScabSome susceptibility
  • FireblightSome susceptibility
  • Climate typeTemperate climatesWarm climates
  • Summer average maximum temperaturesCool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)Warm (25-30C / 76-85F)
  • Country of originAustralia
  • Period of origin1900 - 1949
  • Flower colourWhite
  • Fruit colourRed / Green