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Hood Pear

Hardiness Zones: 7 - 9
Average shipping height: 1'-3'
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  • Potted - 1 gallon container
    Member Price $44.99
    Reg. Price $53.99
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Restricted State/Provinces

Unfortunately local laws prevent us from shipping this item to the following locations.

AS, AZ, CA, FM, GU, HI, MH, MP, PR, PW, VI, WA,

This pear variety is native to Europe and eastern Asia but thrives across much of the U.S. The yellow to light green-red hued, oblong fruit ripens in the late summer and early fall. The pears are semi-firmand sweet-tasting — great for fresh eating, desserts, or canning.

  • Ripens late August to mid-October
  • Produces white to whitish-pink spring blooms
  • Requires cross-pollination with Hood, Orient, Kieffer, or Bartlett
  • Will be delivered at a height of 1'–3'

Spacing Guide for Fruit Trees

The Hood Pear Grows in zones 7 - 9

Your Tree’s Personality

Shape

Oval

Growth Speed

Medium

Scientific Name

Pyrus communis ‘Hood’

Mature Height

15' - 20'

Mature Spread

12' - 15'

Shipping Height

1'-3'

Sun Preference

Full Sun

Soil Preference

Moist, Well Drained, Sandy

Wildlife Value

The fruit of pear trees are attractive to birds and squirrels.

Planting Instructions

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