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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
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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