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Winter Nelis

Winter Nelis
Pyrus communis

Winter Nelis pear trees for sale

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

Deliveries resume December 2020


History

Winter Nelis was raised by M. Jean Charles Nelis of Malines in Belgium at the start of the 19th century.

Winter Nelis characteristics

  • Gardening skillExperienced
  • Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
  • Flowering group4
  • Pollinating othersAverage
  • PloidyDiploid
  • Bearing regularityRegular
  • Picking seasonLate
  • CroppingHeavy
  • Keeping1-2 months
  • Useful forEating fresh
  • Disease resistancePoor
  • ScabSome resistance
  • FireblightSome susceptibility
  • MildewSome susceptibility
  • Climate typeTemperate climatesWarm climates
  • Summer average maximum temperaturesCool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)Warm (25-30C / 76-85F)
  • Country of originBelgium
  • Period of origin1800 - 1849
  • Flower colourWhite
  • Fruit colourGreen / Yellow