Luscious Pear Tree produces medium, bright yellow fruit with a red blush.
It has juicy, pleasant, sweet flavor that is similar but more intense than Bartlett.
The flesh is melting, but firm; remains firm to the core when ripe.
Excellent dessert pear, not suited for canning.
The tree is vigorous, very hardy, upright to spreading.
Glossy, green foliage turns red in the fall, beautiful yard tree.
Developed at the South Dakota State University.
4-5 foot bare root tree
Quince rootstock, approximately 50% of standard.