Yellow Huffcap (Perry) Pear

Pear

Description: Yellow Huffcap is an excellent quality perry noted for it's strength. Produces heavy crops of greenish-yellow fruits with some russet. Makes a medium to high acid, low tannin fruity perry. Fruits should be shaken off before its ripe or it may rot the tree. Beautiful white flushed flowers arrive in the spring.

History: Originated from Gloucestershire during the 18th century.

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

Attributes

  • Pollination group: Pollination group 4
  • P Uses: Perry
  • Picking month: October

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