Pear Tree - Bristol Cross
Origin: Bristol, 1920
Pear Type: Dessert
Flowering Group : 4
Rootstock: Quince A
Size : Bush (2 year old tree, over 110cm with at least 3 main shoots)
Harvest : September
The Bristol Cross is from Williams and Conference varieties. Heavy cropping, good quality, recommended, especially for heavy wet soils. Bristol Cross is, however, a poor pollinator of other varieties, and is self sterile; see our section on Pollination Groups to help you select a suitable pollinator.
Supplier : R.V. Roger Ltd.
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All our pear trees, including Bristol Cross, are bare root. At the height of the lifting season - between November and March - there may be up to a month?s delay between placing the order and dispatching due to pressure of orders, which are dealt with in date sequence, and the weather. Orders for pear trees from March to September are confirmed in late October/ early November ready for dispatch from November. Please consult our planting and care guide on receipt of your order.