Note: Ships spring 2021 as a 3-4' grafted bare-root
Orient Pear (Pyrus communis) is a cross between an Asian and European pear. As a result it has the thicker skin and disease resistance of an Asian pear with the creamy familiar taste of a European pear.
Pollination: Requires a second cultivar or seedling. Size: 15-20' x 15-20' Disease: Resistant to fire blight. Ripening Date: Late August Years to Bear 4-6 Taste: Sweet and fine grained.
USDA Zone: 4-9 Spacing: 15-20' Light Exposure: Full Sun Soil Type: Loamy well drained Soil PH: 6.0-7.0