20th Century Asian Pear

aka Nijisseiki or "Apple Pear",
二十世纪梨,苹果梨,apple-lê

Juicy, sweet, mild-flavored fruit is crisp like apple. Early to mid-August in Central Calif. Keeps well. Easy to grow, heavy bearing small tree. Estimated chill requirement: 300 to 400 hrs below 45°F. Self-fruitful or pollenized by Shinseiki, Bartlett, or other pear or Asian pear.

  • Potted 20th Century Asian Pear

    Shipping Size: 3-4 feet with 1 foot pot


    Price: $26.00/each

    Mature Height: 15-25 ft w/o prune or any desired height by summer pruning

    This item ships in 1 foot pot.
  • Semi-Dwarf 20th Century Asian Pear

    Shipping Size: 6 feet


    Price: $29.00/each

    Mature Height: 12-18 ft w/o prune or any desired height by summer pruning

    This item ships bare-root.
20th_century,Nijisseiki or Apple Pear,二十世纪梨,苹果梨,apple-lê

Hints

Hardiness Zones: 5 - 10

Sun Level:

Full Sun

Self-Pollination:

Partial

Chilling Req:

3-400 hrs

Harvest Date:

8/8-8/23

Taste:

Sweet

Texture:

Fine grained/crisp