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'Abate Fetel' (syn. Abbé Fetel; a major cultivar in Italy)
United States - an interspecific P. communis × P. pyrifolia hybrid from the University of Tennessee) 'Bambinella' (Malta)
'Blake's Pride' (United States)
'Blanquilla' (or 'pera de agua' and 'blanquilla de Aranjuez', Spain)
Bosc Pear' 'Buerre Hardy'
'Butirra Precoce Morettini'
[1 ] 'Cascade'
'Clara Frijs' (major cultivar in Denmark)
'Concorde' (England - a seedling of 'Conference' × 'Doyenné du Comice)
England, 1894) 'Corella' (Australia)
'Coscia' (very early maturing cultivar from Italy)
'Don Guindo' (Spain - strong yellow, flavoured taste)
'Doyenné du Comice' (France)
'Dr. Jules Guyot'
'Flemish Beauty' (also called 'Fondante des Bois')
'Glou Morceau' (
Belgium, 1750) 'Gorham' (United States)
Harovin Sundown' 'Harrow Crisp'
'Harrow Delight' (
Canada) 'Harrow Gold'
'Harrow Sweet' (Canada)
'Joséphine de Malines' (Belgium - obtained by Esperen, pomologist and major of Malines in the 19th century; one of the best late season pears)
'Kieffer' (United States - a hybrid of the Chinese "sand pear",
P. pyrifolia and probably 'Bartlett') 'Lategale'
'Laxton's Superb' (England; no longer used due to high susceptibility to
Le Conte' 'Louise Bonne' (France)
'Luscious' (United States)
'Merton Pride' (England, 1941)
'Orient' (United States - an interspecific
P. communis × P. pyrifolia hybrid) 'Packham's Triumph' (
Australia, 1896) 'Pineapple' (United States - an interspecific
P. communis × P. pyrifolia hybrid) 'Red Bartlett' (United States - There are three major red-skinned mutant clones: 'Max Red Bartlett', 'Sensation Red Bartlett', 'Rosired Bartlett')
'Rosemarie' (South Africa)
'Seckel' (United States; late 17th century
Philadelphia area; still produced, naturally resistant to fireblight) [2 ] 'Starkrimson', also called Red Clapp's, is a red-skinned 1939
Michigan bud mutation of Clapp's Favourite. Its thick, smooth skin is a uniform, bright and intense red, and its creamy flesh is sweet and aromatic. [3 ] '
Stinking Bishop' 'Summer Beauty'
Taylor's Gold' (New Zealand - a russeted mutant clone of 'Comice') 'Tosca'
Williams' 'Winter Nelis'
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