Known to be one of the best pears grown in the Ural region in Russia, Favoritka is a large yellow-green pear with a pink blush. It’s a deliciously buttery, juicy, sweet and savory. Great to use for fresh eating and using in preserves.
The tree produces well and pears average around 200 grams in weight. The pears ripen in middle of September and store for up to 2 months in cold storage.
Hardiness Zone: 3
Height at Maturity: 6 meters (20 feet)
Spread: 4.9 meters (16 feet)
Soil Preference: Well drained
Light Exposure: Full sun
Pollination: Self-sterile (Plant with another pear tree for best pollination)
Latin Name: Pyrus 'Favoritka'