The Breda Giant Medlar fruit is large and tasty and is grafted onto pear or quince rootstock. When roasted in butter and citrus slices, the Breda Medlar becomes a gourmet delight fit for royalty. The flavor of the Medlar fruit is unique, being a combination of tastes of fig, loquat, kumquat and dates with earthy, smokey overtones. The seed of the Medlar fruit are somewhat larger than a muscadine grape seed. The Medlar tree, 4-5ft tall can produce a few fruits the first year, followed by reliable harvests every fall and winter. The mysterious aroma and flavor of the medlar will excite your senses. Hybrid medlar fruits that are grafted and superior to seedling medlars that are not often thornless like the hybrids and of unpredictable size.
Breda Giant Medlar in Winter
|Recommended USDA zones for Breda Giant Medlar Tree: [Mespilus germanica 'Breda Giant']|
|Zone 4||(-20° to -10° )|
|Zone 5||(-10° to -5° )|
|Zone 6||(-5° to 5° )|
|Zone 7||(5° to 10° )|
|Zone 8||(10° to 20° )|
|Zone 9||(20° to 30° )|
|Recommended States to grow Breda Giant Medlar Trees|
Delivery Time: Deciduous Fruit Trees ordered during their current shipping season (usually December through April) are shipped dormant within ten days of the date of order, weather dependent. The actual delivery time will usually be within four to seven days following the date of shipping by Ty Ty Plant Nursery. Delivery time can not be guaranteed, if a package needs to arrive prior to a specific date please note in the comment section of the order or contact Ty Ty Nursery by telephone during normal business hours.
Shipping Method: UPS Ground and Motor Freight if the proper arrangements have been made by the customer prior to shipping. Shipping costs do apply on Motor Freight shipments, not covered by any sales promotions.
*1 Year Free Plantsurance Policy is void on any shipment outside of recommended zones, and/or when the shipping is authorized by the customer during below freezing temperatures.
If plants are listed by gallon size the plant will be removed from container and have the majority of the dirt removed to allow for the best shipping.