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Sweet & Smooth - The Cold Hardy Warren Pear Tree!

  • Yellow & Green-Tinted Skin, Blushed Red
  • Medium to Large Long-Necked Pear
  • Creamy & Smooth Almost Buttery Textured Dessert Pear
  • Juicy & Spicy-Sweet White Flesh
  • Gorgeous White Spring Blooms
  • Handsome Glossy Green Foliage
  • Natural Pyramid Shape
  • Ripens Late Season
  • Fresh Eating, Canning, Cooking & Great Storing
  • Very Cold Hardy
  • Self-Fruitful
  • Fire Blight Resistant
  • Tolerates Coastal Climates
  • 600 Chill Hours

It's not very often you get a fruit that is praised by the likes of Alice Waters, Martha Stewart and Oprah Winfrey as the most delicious Pear in the world! We are very proud to offer the highly sought-after Warren Pear Tree (Pyrus 'Warren') to our customers this year!

This outstanding small-sized Pear Tree brings a late-season harvest of sweet, juicy dessert pear even in areas where Pears are traditionally difficult to grow! Glossy green foliage is an added bonus plus you’ll revel in the glorious white spring blossoms! Making for a fantastic ornamental tree!

A late-season harvest time, the medium-sized, yellow fruit has a lively green tint and occasional red blush. Long-necked and tear-drop shaped, these juicy pears have a buttery, smooth white flesh that’s sweet and juicy!

With no grit like some pear flesh can be, these are silky smooth and fantastic for fresh eating, baking, sauces and all your baking recipes! The pears are beautiful dangling amid the sturdy upright branches of a mature Warren tree. Plus they store well, or can be eaten straight from the tree, still warm from the sun!

There’s nothing quite like watching your harvest grow, knowing exactly what was sprayed onto it. The flavor and quality of homegrown fruit blows the grocery store produce away! Plus you’ll not have to wait long for your first harvest, often producing after their first year in the ground, your first harvest will be right around the corner!

Originally found in a neglected orchard in Hattiesburg, Mississippi - not a state associated with Pear growing - these hardy trees are resistant to fire-blight and other diseases that so often plague Pears in warm winter areas.

How to Use Warren Pear Tree In The Landscape

Naturally pyramid-shaped at maturity, these trees only reach a modest 12-18 feet in height. These are readily proportioned to fit into any sized property and small urban yard!

A lovely flowering tree as well as fantastic landscape addition, these are wonderfully sized for home landscapes, home gardens and home orchards of all sizes! Perfectly proportioned for use as a front landscaping ornamental tree or readily tucking into existing orchards and established landscapes.

The mid-spring bloom will see your tree smothered in lovely white blossoms! Set a chair or blanket beneath the white flowers and watch the bees, butterflies and hummingbirds go about their business on a warm spring day. The fragrant blossoms are dazzling in the sunlight.

So be sure to plant yours outside an often passed window so you can enjoy its beauty. From your window, you’ll also be able to watch your juicy harvest form all summer. Plan a late summer or early fall picnic beneath the branches so you can pluck your harvest fresh from the tree.

The fantastic foliage provides shade for your garden beds, seating areas and patios while the shiny green leaves set off the greenish-yellow gems as they form on the branches of your tree. Prune smaller as needed for whatever size property or courtyard you need! Perfect as a dual-purpose focal point or as a stand-alone specimen tree, Warren takes edible landscaping to new levels!

Ornamental, food production and landscape appeal - now that’s curb appeal!

Plant in a hedgerow with other fruit trees for privacy, screening and property definition that also fills your fruit bowl with healthy treats! Warren is self-fruitful however, you’ll get a much larger crop per tree when planted with a second Warren Pear. The long-necked fruit with pale green skin, that’s sometimes blushed red are large fruit and look delightful dangling from the strong branches of this tree!

These smooth textured pears are fantastic for canning and preserving, the juicy flesh is luscious for fresh eating and sauces however, this pear is best known as a dessert pear! Bake into desserts and pastries for a delectable treat!

#ProPlantTips For Care

If you've never grown a pear tree before, give Warren Pear a try. This tree forgives easily and isn't a diva, and Warren is very easy care. Very resistant to fireblight they are hardy in USDA growing zones 5 through 8, they’re also wonderfully cold hardy!

Fruit trees require full sun for the most vigorous growth and best harvest. Provide at least 6 hours of sunlight per day, favoring the drying power of the morning sun.

Doing best in rich, deep, loamy and well-drained soils, it’s also best to mulch your root systems surface very well to better retain consistent moisture and insulate the roots from both heat and cold.

Water regularly, making sure to provide supplemental watering when fruiting, during the heat of summer and during times of drought. While partly drought tolerant once established, it’s best to protect your investment with plenty of water in times of need. Young trees especially, require consistent moisture to become properly established during their first year.

For best results, fertilize your tree regularly with Dr. Earth Fruit Tree Fertilizer or a good organic, slow-release fertilizer. Add Nature Hills Root Booster while planting for a life-long symbiotic relationship with the tiny feeder roots.

Situate in an area that is protected from frost pockets and with good air circulation. Prune to keep an open canopy so that both sunlight and airflow reach the interior. Head over to our Garden Blog for more Fruit Tree Planting, Fruit Tree Pruning and Fruit Tree Care tips and tricks can be found!

If you're a pear lover, then you'll adore the sweet taste and buttery texture of this savory pear variety just as much as Oprah and Martha! See why this dessert pear is so popular here in the United States by ordering your own Warren Pear Tree today from NatureHills.com!

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Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.

Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!

Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.

  • Popular sizes of select trees are 1 foot, 2 feet, 3 feet, etc.
  • Popular sizes of select bare root plants is 1 foot, 18 inches, etc.

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Young Plants to 18 Months
Size Volume
2"x2"x3" Ranges from .18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume
4.5" Container Equal to .65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume
Sprinter Pot Equal to .63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume
4" Container Ranges from .31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume
6" Container Equal to 1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume
1 Quart Equal to 1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume
5.5" Container Equal to 1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x5" Ranges from .8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x6" Ranges from 1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x9" Ranges from 1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x10" Ranges from 1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume
Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old
Size Volume
2 Quart Equal to 2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume
#1 Container Ranges from 2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume
5"x5"x12" Equal to 3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume
Plants 2 - 4 Years Old
Size Volume
#2 Container Ranges from 1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume
#3 Container Ranges from 2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume
Plants 3 - 5 Years Old
Size Volume
#5 Container Ranges from 2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume
#7 Container Ranges from 5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume

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PLANT HIGHLIGHTS

Warren Pear Tree Is Suited to Grow in Zones 5-8
Growing Zones 5-8
More Information
Botanical Name Pyrus 'Warren'
Type Deciduous
Mature Height 12 - 18 feet
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Soil Type Widely Adaptable
Moisture Moderate
Growth Rate Medium
Flower Color White
Harvest Time Late Season
Pollinator Friendly Yes
Fruiting Time 3 - 5 years
When To Prune Late Winter
Fragrant Yes