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Pear 'Seckel' Semi-Dwarf

Pyrus 'Seckel'

Interesting Flower Provides edible fruit

Characteristics:
*Important* Fruit trees, in general, have unique maintenance needs in terms of pruning, harvesting, and pest and disease management. Visit portlandfruit.org or homeorchardsociety.org for more fruit tree care info.

Growing Conditions:
Fruit is ripe for harvest in September. Thought to be partially self-fertile.

Uses:
The smallest of all commercially grown pears, Seckels are also the sweetest. The pear itself is green with deep red tones. Great for snacking and canning. Not well suited for baking as it is very small.

Height:
10' at maturity

Width:
8' at maturity

Shape:
Round and open

Flowers:
small white

Leaves:
oval-shaped

Bark:
gray-brown

Also known as the Sugar-Pear.