Red Anjous originated as naturally occurring bud sports found on Green Anjou trees. Bud sports are transformations that occur on trees that often go unnoticed, and generally do not lead to any new commercially viable fruit. The Red Anjou was an exception, and has found its place as a favorite among consumers.

October through May

Flavor & Texture
Juicy with a sweet, slightly tangy flavor.

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Pear Recipes

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