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Pear (Pyrus) Green Horse (Perry)
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Green Horse (Perry)

Pear

Description: Green Horse is a very old perry pear variety. Attractive olive green-yellowish fruits with orange flush. Makes a high acid, low tannin perry of good quality. They can also be stewed or pickled. Beautiful clusters of white spring flowers. Found widely grown in many orchards in the Gloucestershire area.

History: Originates from Gloucestershire in around 1886.

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 Mid October Picking month Mid October
Stores until November Stores until November