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Pear (Pyrus) Winnal Longdon (Perry)
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Winnal Longdon (Perry)

Pear

Description: Winnal Longdon produces a heavy crop of small greenish yellow fruits that have a slight red flush and light russet. Makes a medium to high acid low tannin perry. The tree itself can be biennial, well-shaped with small branches. Pretty white blossom appears during the spring.

History: Raised by Mr. Winnall of Woodfield, in the parish of Western-under-Penyard in Herefordshire during the 1790s. The first orchard it was planted in was called 'Noaks Style'. Now found planted in orchards between Ross-on-Wye and Tewkesbury.

Pollination Partners: Pear Beth Pear Conference Pear Doyenne du Comice Pear Fondante d'Automne Pear Josephine de Malines Pear Louise Bonne of Jersey Pear Merton Pride Pear Winter Nelis

Uses for this variety

Suitable for perry Perry

Fruit attributes

Flowering group 4 Flowering group 4
Picking month  October Picking month October