Luscious Pear
Pyrus ‘Luscious’

SDSU introduction 1973 (South Dakota E31 x Ewart). Juicy, sweet, medium to small bright yellow fruit. Blooms early May. Tree globe shaped. Glossy green foliage, red fall color. Excellent dessert pear for northern Great Plains. Fire blight resistant. Pollen-sterile, cannot be used to pollinate a second pear tree. ‘Parker’ is a good pollinator.

Height: 12-15′
Spread: 8-12′
Exposure: Full Sun
Zone: 4-8