Packham's Triumph pear tree is known as a late ripening Bartlett type pear first recognized 1896 in Australia. The Packham's Triumph pear has a rich, sweet taste that's much more pronounced than the Bartlett pear varieties. Packham's Triumph pears are best eaten when they're just barely soft, the fruit has a slightly crisp melting texture. It is excellent for baking as well as eating out of hand and storage. Please refer below for more information on the organically grown Packham's Triumph pear trees for sale.
Pollination Requirement:Requires different variety with same bloom period
Origin Date: Australia 1896
Storage: 3 months or more
Rootstock: OHxF 333 (semi-dwarf)
Years to Bear:2-5 years
Recommended Spacing: 12-16 ft.
Mature Size: 12-16 ft.
Water Requirements: 12-15 gallons per week May through Sept.
Shape when Shipped: Feathered and whips (few side branching)
Size supplied when shipped:Our trees range in height from 4-8 ft. in our field and trimmed to 4 to 5 ft. when shipped. Our young two year trees are most often feathered (side limbs). The trees diameter (caliper) is often 1/2 to 3/4 inch;
*As noted by University of California Scientists and other qualified professionals the most successful trees often have caliper from 1/2" to 5/8" and usually establish faster than smaller and larger planting stock.
Basic idea for Pruning: Most fruit trees should be pruned in frost-free periods mid to late winter. (apricots best after bud break) Remove most vertical branches and shorten side branches. Fruiting wood is best on horizontal to 45 degree limbs. Learn more...
Shipping Note: Our fruit trees and berries are delivered to you bareroot during their winter dormancy from January through May depending on USDA zone. Trees are shipped with your invoice and helpful planting directions. There is no minimum quantity required but shipping rate for an individual tree is expensive since UPS/Fed Ex charge a dimensional weight and an additional handling fee to ship a tree. You'll find it's cost effective to consider a handful of trees,vines or our helpful Tree Starter Kits.