Variety description: Rounded fruit with yellow-green skin which develops pink-red cast where exposed to sunlight. Flesh is sweet and juicy, very aromatic.
The 'Deveci' pear is from Anatolia and has become increasing popular amongst commercial growers in Turkey because of its high fruit quality, bountiful production and the long storage period of the fruit.
Site requirements: Full sun location. Pears will grow in a range of soil types provided the planting location is well drained. Soil pH of 6.5 is ideal.
Hardiness: USDA zones 5-9.
Plant size: Grafted tree, 2-3" with strong central leader.