Description of Concorde Pear Trees & Fruit:
Concorde is popular with gardeners. The sweet, soft fruit are good quality and store well. The crop size on a mature tree is excellent. Concorde trees are ideal for growing on wires as an espalier or cordon etc as they have very flexible side shoots. As a pear it has many of the qualities of Conference and of Doyenne du Comice (which are its two parents). A really sensible choice for an all round eating pear.
Characteristics of Concorde Trees:
Pollination Partners for Concorde:
To make fruit, all pear trees need to be pollinated by another variety. Concorde will bear some fruit on its own, but still needs a partner for the best crops.
Concorde is in pollination group C.
This means that is can cross-pollinate with trees in Groups B & C.
Please see our guide to Pollinating Pear Trees for a full list of partners for Concorde.
Growing Concorde Pear Trees:
Rich soil is important - dig in plenty of good manure and compost before planting. Soil drainage must be good. The more sun your trees get the better your crops will be. Always plant using Rootgrow.
Details about delivery sizes: Guide to Fruit Tree Sizing.