Mid September A very old variety, most colorful pear with red lenticles on brilliant yellow skin when ripe. One of the smallest pears with moist and crisp flesh.
Late September Large and long-necked fruit. Skin is distinctly light gold at maturity. Consider for highly russeted fruit.
~Earliest maturing red pear~
Fruit is large, dark red in color with bright white flesh. Flavor is excellent. Summer heat will not fade the red color perfect for hot California areas. Storage life is very short, 4 weeks. Use Bartlett, Harrow Delight, or Comice as a pollenizer or an Asian pear.
Fruit has a beautiful red blush over yellow skin. Flavor is like Bartlett. Fireblight resistant. Pollenizer use Harrow Delight and Barlett.