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Beurre Superfin

Beurre Superfin
Beurre Superfin has received the RHS Award of Garden MeritBeurre Superfin is listed in the RHS Plants for Pollinators

Beurre Superfin is a classic French pear, known for its melting sweet juicy flesh. The English pomologist Robert Hogg, writing in 1884. described Beurre Superfin as "one of the finest pears in cultivation".

Bio / Organic  fruit trees

Beurre Superfin organic pear trees for sale

  • 11-year tree on BA29 rootstock 19.45€
    Medium tree (2m-3.5m after 10 years)
  • 21-year tree on Kirchensaller rootstock 19.45€
    Very large tree (5m-6m+ after 10 years)
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Growing and Training

Beurre Superfin is generally reliable and easy to grow - but it needs a warm sheltered climate. If you are in the south-east of the UK you should be successful. In other areas it would be worth considering Beth, which is closely related, but better-suited to the UK climate.


Beurre Superfin characteristics

  • Gardening skillAverage
  • Self-fertilityPartially self-fertile
  • Flowering group4
  • Pollinating othersAverage
  • PloidyDiploid
  • Climate suitabilityWarm climates
  • Picking periodmid-September
  • Picking seasonLate
  • Season of use2-3 weeks
  • CroppingGood
  • Food usesEating fresh
  • Country of originFrance
  • Period of origin1800 - 1849
  • Fruit colourGold
  • Fruit sizeAverage