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Pear 'Orcas' semi-dwarf

Pyrus communis 'Orcas'

Provides edible fruit

Characteristics:
This is an excellent, disease-resistant variety, and produces good crops of very large and attractive, blushed-yellow pears with smooth, sweet, buttery flesh.

Growing Conditions:

Uses:
Excellent for fresh eating, canning and drying, Orcas Pear is very reliable and productive and ripens in early to mid-September. These beautiful and tasty Pears can weigh of 1 lb. each.

Height:
25' at maturity

Width:
25' at maturity

Shape:
Round

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This pear was discovered on Orcas Island.