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Marguerite Marillat pear trees

Pyrus communis
Marguerite Marillat is listed in the RHS Plants for Pollinators
  • Picking season: Mid
  • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
  • Flowering group: 3

Marguerite Marillat is a traditional pear raised by Mr Marillat, a nurseryman from the Lyon area of south-east France in the 1870s. It is named after his wife.

This is not the most attractive-looking of pears - the large fruits are usually a bit mis-shapen - but they make up for it with their melting juicy sweet flesh.

Marguerite Marillat is quite easy to grow and is usually a regular bearer.

Bio / Organic  fruit trees

Marguerite Marillat organic pear trees for sale

  • 1Maidentree on BA29 rootstock24.25€
    Medium tree (2m-3.5m after 10 years) Bare-root
  • 2Maidentree on PyroDwarf rootstock25.00€
    Large tree (3m-5m after 10 years) Bare-root
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  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Croatia
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
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  • France
  • Germany
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Netherlands
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Slovakia
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
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Marguerite Marillat characteristics

  • Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
  • Flowering group3
  • Picking seasonMid
  • Country of originFrance
  • Period of origin1850 - 1899
  • Flesh colourWhite
  • Fruit colourRussetYellow