Pear

04-peraThe pear is a fruit similar to a cone more or less stretched or compressed. It has a thin skin, colour from yellow to green, to pink, to red, to brown. The pulp is yellowish-white, sweet, juicy, sometimes grainy.

The pear, Pyrus Communis, is native of south-eastern Europe and the western Asia. The cultivation of the pear is widespread in all continents and also in every regions of Italy, especially in Emilia-Romagna, Veneto, Trentino Alto-Adige and Piemonte.


Harvesting period: August, September and early October

Sale period: From August to March

Varieties marketed: William’s, Abate, Conference, Madernassa, Decana

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