Asian Pears ~ Require pollinator ~ Zone 6-9
Chojuro is a brown to orange, russet-skinned variety with high sugar content. The fruit is medium to large, often nearly a pound. and excellent variety for gardeners with limited space.
Hosui bears a large pear with brownish-orange russeted skin and a deliciously sweet, crisp, juiciness and a fine flavor. This blight-resistant tree is partially self-pollinating, but for maximum harvests pollinate with another variety.
Shinseiki is a beautiful, medium-large, yellow pear with sweet, juicy flesh.
Twentieth Century is a medium-large, round, yellow-skinned pear with a mild fragrance. Although prone to bruising this pear can be stored for up to six months.