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Nefle de October Medlar Fruit Tree

$39.95

This attractive and productive variety is prized for its abundant crops of large, dark brown, flavorful fruit.  Great for fresh eating, you will enjoy enjoy the creamy, applesauce-like texture and sweet-tart flavor.

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Nefle de October Medlar

This attractive and productive variety is prized for its abundant crops of large, dark brown, flavorful fruit.  Great for fresh eating, you will enjoy enjoy the creamy, applesauce-like texture and sweet-tart flavor.  A naturally small tree, it’s large, dark green foliage and white flowers make it a beautiful addition to any landscape.

Medlar like full to half day sun and most well drained soils. It is self-fertile and often begins bearing the 2nd year after planting. Hardy to minus 25 degrees F., USDA Zone 4, Medlar is pest and disease resistant and can bear 20 lbs. or more of fruit.

Latin Name: Mespilus germanica
Site and Soil: Medlar likes full to 1/2 day sun and most soils.
Rootstock Description: Provence Quince rootstock
Pollination Requirements: Self-fertile.
Hardiness: Hardy to minus 25º F.
Bearing Age: 2-3 years after planting.
Size at Maturity: 6-8 ft. in height.
Taste: Sweet tart, applesauce-like texture
Fruit Skin: Dark brown
Fruit Size: Large
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: May
Ripening Time: Mid to late October
Yield: 20+ lbs.
Pests & Diseases: Medlar is not bothered by pests or diseases.
USDA Zone: 4

Weight 5 lbs
size

1 Gallon, Bare Root

Shipping Season

Summer

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