20th Centry Asian Pear Pyrus ussuriensis

20th Centry Asian Pear
(Pyrus ussuriensis)

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Description

Note: Ships spring 2021 as a 3-4' grafted bare-root

20th Centry Asian Pear (Pyrus ussuriensis) is also known as Nijisseki Asian Pear. It combines the flavor of a pear with the shape and texture of a crisp apple. The tree has a very attractive shape and abundant white flowers.

Characteristics

Pollination: Requires a second cultivar or seedling.
Size: 15-20' x 15-20'
Disease: Moderately susceptible to fire blight.
Ripening Date: Late August
Years to Bear 4-6
Taste: Sweet and fine grained.

Growing Conditions

USDA Zone: 4-9
Spacing: 15-20'
Light Exposure: Full Sun
Soil Type: Loamy well drained
Soil PH: 6.0-7.0