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Pear 'Rescue'

Pyrus communis 'Rescue'

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:
European Pears like full to 1/2 day sun and well-drained soil.

Uses:
This fruit will grab your attention. 'Rescue' produces huge attractive yellow fruit with reddish orange blush. Sweet, juicy and buttery flesh. The tree is upright and moderately vigorous and each year loaded with fruit. Vigorous and productive.

Height:
20' at maturity

Width:
20' at maturity

Shape:
Round

Flowers:
White

Leaves:
Deciduous, shiny / glossy

Bark: