Potomac Pear Tree


Potomac pear variety released in 1993. The tree has very good resistance to fire blight. The fruit has slightly acid aromatic flavor. Ripens 2 weeks after Bartlett and has 2 months of storage life. Grows well in hardiness zones 5-8.


A rootstock controls a tree's size, how early it bears fruit, cold hardiness, and partly its disease resistance. Learn more about our specific rootstocks.