Pears

Variety Name

Species

Description

When in season

Comice

Pear

The Comice has a fragile yellow/green skin that is marked with russet and a silky flesh. It has a succulent, sweet flavour that has an almost creamy texture. A popular pear that is a classic Christmas favourite.   

October - December

Conference

Pear

Conference pears are a conical shape, having a much longer neck and stem, with a vibrant green skin. They have smooth textured flesh that gives a sweet and juicy flavour.

September - April

Sweet Sensation

Pear

This is a new variety that we are growing. It is a striking red colour skin with a white flesh that gives a juicy, sweet, fresh and aromatic flavour that is like no other pear. However despites its unique colouring in shape and size it is not dissimilar to the Comice pear, being particularly round with a short neck and stem. Due to its appealing colour and taste it has already proved popular with the customer.

 

Taylor's Gold

Pear

Taylor's Gold pears have a russeted almost cinnamon coloured smooth skin. This aromatic pear has a creamy yet juicy, rich flavour.  

October - April

William's

Pear

The William's pear is a traditional 'pear shape' that has a green/yellow skin and has a sweet aromatic flavour.

October - December