Christie Pear

Pear

Description: Christie is a well known eating variety amongst Scottish fruit enthusiasts. The fruits are green skinned that blush red as the ripen. Large, sweet and mellow in flavour. Attractive display of white blossoms appear in the spring.

History: Pre 1900s.

Pollination Partners: Pear Conference Pear Doyenne du Comice Pear Fondante d'Automne Pear Glou Morceau Pear Josephine de Malines Pear Louise Bonne of Jersey Pear Moonglow Pear Winter Nelis

Attributes

  • Uses: Eating
  • Picking month: September
  • Pollination group: Pollination group 3

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