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larger but running between the veg area to the cider press and for a wind buffer along with smaller espalier pear to the SW.

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Country garden with standard Robinia pseudoacacia 'Umbraculifera' trees and a trained pear tree on house wall - Photo by Elke Borkowski

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How to Grow Pears

Name: Pears Description: **Pears are wonderful trees for your yard. They are sturdy and dependable and can live and bear fruit for as long as 75 years. **Some negative things include: (1) Pears have a brief, early bloom that can result in the flowers being killed in cold areas and can lead to inadequate pollination; …

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Espalier Fruit Trees: That's Natty!

Espalier Fruit Trees for our orchard. Espalier = the horticultural and ancient agricultural practice of controlling woody plant growth originally for the production of fruit,by pruning and tying branches to a frame so that they grow into a flat plane, frequently in formal patterns, against a structure such as a wall, fence, or trellis.

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Pear tree lino print - pale green/blue

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Caring for a Pear Tree

This is a guide about caring for a pear tree. Growing your own fruit trees can be very rewarding, but there may be questions and concerns on appropriate care along the way.* need for pear tree out front, pin now read later*

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