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Laxton's Superb

Pear

Pyrus communis L.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Sports:
Mercer

Accession No.
1923 - 027

Accession name
Laxton's Superb
Flowering time  ›››
23rd April10% flowering
27th AprilFull (80%) flowering
7th May90% petal fall
Size
medium 1
Shape
conical/pyriform 1
Ground Colour
green-yellow 1
Over Colour
red 1
Over Colour Amount
low-medium 1
Russet
low (1-25%) 1
Flesh Colour
white/green 1
Weight
147.00 g 1
Stalk Angle
oblique 1
Stalk Curve
absent/very weak 1
Stalk Thickness
thick 1
Stalk Length
medium-long 1
Eye Aperture
half open 1

References:
1. NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.