Early Gold® Pear - Pyrus x ussuriensis 'JefGold' PBRAF

Hardy upright growth habit. Very showy large flowers in spring followed by golden fruit. Can be used as a street tree. Tasty fruit that is used for jams or for fresh eating. Ripens 10 days earlier than Ure. A Manitoba introduction. Needs another variety as pollinator to set fruit.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Flower Attributes: 
Showy Flowers
Landscape Uses: 
Specimen
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Traditional
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Height: 
10-20'
Spread: 
10-20'
Flower Colors: 
White
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Special Features: 
Edible
Fall Colour
Growth Habits: 
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
Average: 4.8 (18 votes)

Prefers well drained soils. Water regularly as needed. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer prior to new spring growth. Prune when young to create an open branching structure that allows for even light distribution and more consistent ripening of fruit. 

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