Pear tree – Chizhovsky
Zone 3 self-fertile: Of Russian origin. Medium-sized pear (120-140g on average), yellowish green in colour. The flesh is almost white with a yellowish tint, melting with a good flavour balance, sweet and somewhat acidic. Harvest is in mid to late August. The fruit keeps for between 2 and 4 months. Fruit production starts generally between 3 and 4 years after planting. The tree is scab-resistant.