Pear > MAX RED BARTLETT

Description

Origin: USA. Bud mutation of William (Bartlett), released in 1945.
Tree: medium-low vigour and poor affinity with quince; medium-high productivity, upright growth, tendency
to regression of fruit colour.
Fruit: medium-large size, quinceshaped, yellow skin with brick red blush over 50-60% of the surface,
fine-textured white juicy flesh, excellent flavour.
Overall: good quality but stores less well than William, particularly suited for the fresh market.
Synonyms: William Rosso, Red Bartlett.