Pears and Others

In recent years we have increased the number and variety of fall-ripening pears that we grow. We hope to continue to expand this part of our orchard. Pears are sold purely already-picked in our retail shed.

Pear Varieties

We also grow a small quantity of Quince and American Persimmon. Local chefs have discovered this and are usually the first to claim our harvest of these unique fruits.

 

  • Bosc (not yet producing)
  • Colette
  • Comice
  • Flemish Beauty
  • Harrow Gold
  • Harrow Sweet
  • Magness (not yet producing)
  • Moonglow
  • Paragon (not yet producing)
  • Potomac (not yet producing)
  • Seckel
  • Shenandoah (not yet producing)
  • Red Clapp's Favorite

 

Note:

Quince picture photo credit:  http://theindianvegan.blogspot.com