Another is that if an apple be grafted on the pear, the fruit is a pearmain.
My name's pearmain,' he said, and he showed me the signature on a cheque. '
A medium sized dessert apple, of first-rate quality; it is of a pearmain shape, red color, and in use from January till April.
White Winter pearmain, is affected with scab and is no good.
A medium sized culinary apple, of pearmain shape, pale yellow color, and in use from January till April.
An early bearer and very productive, very nearly equal to Benoni and Summer pearmain, and handsomer.
A medium sized dessert apple, of second-rate quality, pearmain shape, yellow and red color; and in use from November till March.
A medium sized dessert apple; of pearmain shape, red color; and in use from December till March.
It appears to be quite different from the Summer pearmain (of the English), and is probably a seedling raised from it.
Has tried and discarded Red Winter pearmain, because of blight.