Shenandoah pear is a European pear variety released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture and The Ohio State University in 2003. The fruit has spicy aromatic flavor, long storage life, and large fruit size. The skin color at harvest time is light green with red blush. The tree has moderate resistance to fire blight. Grows well in hardiness zones 5 to 8.
General Tree Height/Caliper: Most of our fruit trees (apple, peach, apricot, plum, pear, nectarine, quince, and cherry) are grafted/budded and are 4-6' tall with a caliper/diameter of about 1/4-3/4". Most have more than 5' height and 1/2" diameter. The other trees are seedlings, such as pawpaw, mulberry, persimmon, shade, berry, and flowering trees which range from 18-36" tall.
A rootstock primarily controls a tree's size and how early it bears fruit. Learn more about our specific rootstocks.
Shenandoah pear tree is a new cultivar released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture and The Ohio State University in 2003. The fruit has spicy aromatic flavor, long storage life, and large fruit size. The skin color at harvest time is light green with red blush. The tree has moderate resistance to fire blight. The fruit can store about 4 months in air storage at –1 °C.
Hardiness zone: 5 – 8 Full bloom: mid-season (similar to Bartlett)
Our shipping cost is 15-25% of the order total (depending on the size of the trees and how far the state is from NY) plus our handling fee which includes light pruning, packaging, printing, and quality checks.
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Note: we ship to Hawaii and Alaska however the shipping price is higher.
If your tree doesn’t grow by July 1st or dies in the fall of the first year, please email us with a photo, order number, and description of the issue.
If the issue is related with the tree itself rather than lack of care, we guarantee to replace it next season or give a full refund.
Refunds and Cancellations
You can cancel your order to receive a full refund, but please note that cancelling an order after April 1st will result in a partial refund of 75% of the order total.
We much prefer payments by credit card or PayPal. If you pay by check or cash, then payments for pickup and shipping orders should be received within 30 days of your order, otherwise will be automatically cancelled.
If due to unforeseen circumstances your ordered tree is no longer available, you can get a full refund or a substitution with another variety.