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Precoce Henin pear trees

Pyrus communis
Precoce Henin
  • Picking season: Early
  • Self-fertility: Self-fertile
  • Flowering group: 3

Precoce Henin is an early-season eating pear with a rich sweet melting flesh.

The pears ripen in mid-August and should be eaten immediately.

Bio / Organic  fruit trees

Precoce Henin organic pear trees for sale

  • 1Maidentree on BA29 rootstock 19.45€
    Medium tree (2m-3.5m after 10 years) Bare-root
  • 2Maidentree on PyroDwarf rootstock 21.45€
    Large tree (3m-5m after 10 years) Bare-root
  • 3Maidentree on Kirchensaller rootstock 19.45€
    Very large tree (5m-6m+ after 10 years) Bare-root
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Growing and Training

Precoce Henin is easy to grow and generally disease-resistant. It is not usually necessary to thin this variety, as it will readily drop excess fruitlets in late spring.


Precoce Henin characteristics

  • Gardening skillAverage
  • Self-fertilitySelf-fertile
  • Flowering group3
  • Pollinating othersAverage
  • PloidyDiploid
  • Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
  • Climate suitabilityTemperate climates
  • Picking periodmid-August
  • Picking seasonEarly
  • Season of use1-3 days
  • CroppingGood
  • Food usesEating fresh
  • Disease resistanceAverage
  • Country of originBelgium
  • Period of origin1950 - 1999
  • Fruit colourGreen - lightOrange flush
  • Fruit sizeAverage