Waimea Nurseries

Commercial Products

Angelys

Winter Pear

A new variety with 80% russet over a green background.

Royalty: $2.50/tree

Planting and marketing rights are managed by Waimea Variety Management. Under licence from CEP, France. 

Protected by NZ Plant Variety Rights

Cross of Doyenne d’Hiver and Doyenne du Comice. Bred at INRA, Angers, France.

This outstanding variety is tolerant to fireblight and a consistent cropper.

 

Fruit

Size

Smaller than Comice; 75-80mm

Colour

80% russet over green background

Texture & Flavour


Excellent taste, fine texture, good flavour.

Shape

Round, ovate, smaller than Comice

Harvest

End February, appprox. 10 days after Comice

Storage

Long storage, 6 months.

Tree

Type

Medium size, upright to spreading

Flowering

Similar to Golden Delicious

Productivity

Very heavy cropper