Biscamp Soft Pear – Self Fertile!
Given to us by Glen Melcher, this old fashion pear is recommended for growing by Louisiana State University is hard to find. The Biscamp is a very large pyramidal shaped, green pear with a smooth skin. When very soft the Biscamp is like a Bartlett in taste and texture. Also good when firm. The Biscamp appears to be self-fertile in Glens orchard, so you only need one tree to produce a crop. Zones 8A-9A.