Pear trees

Enhance your garden with beautiful pear trees that bear delicious fruits. Explore top varieties and learn how to care for and grow pear trees in your own backyard.
8 tricks to successful pear growing Permaculture, Bartlett Pear Tree, Pear Tree Aesthetic, Apple Tree Care, Pruning Fruit Trees, Planting Calendar, Growing Fruit Trees, Bartlett Pears, Fruit Picking

The pear season is over and there are always lessons to come out of it. Words: Jenny Somervell The last of the pears are picked. The surplus has been stored, packed in preserving jars or given away to friends. This is the time we reflect on what could be done better for next year’s crop. Each year we learn more and summer 2018 was a challenge. We live in Oxford, 55km north-west of Christchurch and the continuous, searing, mid-30°C days was a test for our orchard. The stone fruit succumbed…

Roberta Morley
Pear tree planting Permaculture, Best Companion Plants, Companion Planting Guide, Garden Layout Vegetable, Berry Bushes, Attracting Beneficial Insects, Companion Plants, Bee Balm, Plant Guide

I sometimes get questions from my readers, especially about companion plants. This week, it was about companion planting with pear trees. So, to help answer their question, I did some research. Here’s what I found about pear trees and their companion plants.

Lilieth Harris