About This Plant

Pyrus ‘Doyenne du Comice’, commonly known as Comice pear, is a delectable fruit tree that has earned a reputation for its exquisite flavour. Originally from France, this pear tree produces medium to large-sized fruits. It boasts a pyramidal shape, dark green foliage, and delicate white flowers in spring, making it an appealing choice for both ornamental and edible landscapes.

The Story

Leaf

The leaves are glossy, dark green, and ovate in shape. The tree is renowned not for its leaves but rather for its distinctive fruit.

Produce

The tree produces pears with a distinctively sweet and juicy flesh. Its skin is greenish-yellow with russet markings, and it’s often used for fresh eating and desserts due to its rich, buttery texture and aromatic taste.