Available on the following rootstock(s)
A medium-sized pear ripening about a week after Bartlett. Skin is greenish-brown, covered with light russet. Flesh is soft, juicy and almost free of grit cells. Flavor is sweet and of excellent quality. Tree is vigorous, spreading and very resistant to fire blight. Magness does not produce good pollen and should not be used as a pollinator.
Maturity Date: September 12
Magness should not be used as a pollinator. It is pollinated by Clapp's, Bartlett, Red Bartlett, Seckel, Potomac, Beurre D'Anjou and Bosc.