Pyrus communis 'Anjou Semi-dwarf'
Anjou Semi Dwarf Pear
Semi dwarf, high quality winter pear from the 19th century France. More tolerant of low tempratures than 'Bartlett'. Large green fruit ripens to greenish yellow. Pears are a good source of vitamin C and fiber. Anjous are very sweet and juicy when ripe, and are fabulous in salads or when eaten as a snack. They are also a good for baking, poaching or roasting when used before maximum ripeness.