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Chojuro Asian Pear Tree

Tastes Like Butterscotch

Our researchers consistently rank Chojuro as the richest-flavored Asian pear. Beautiful, golden fruit has a butterscotch-like flavor when tree-ripened. The medium to large fruit ripens in mid September. Very productive; thin to increase fruit size.
  • Zone 5 - 8 (-10° F.)
  • Height 16 - 18 feet.
  • Shade Required Full Sun

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  • Standard 2-4 ft-1 tree
  • $29.99
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  • $36.99
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Product Details

  • Botanical Name: Pyrus serotina hybrid
  • Height: 16 - 18 feet.
  • Spacing: 14 - 16 feet.
  • Depth: Plant so the rootstock is 2 inches above the soil lline.
  • Spread: 14 feet
  • Sun/Shade: Full Sun
  • Pollinator: Green Jade, Olympic Giant. Excellent pollinator for other pears, can be partially self pollinating, but will always do better with another pear planted nearby.
  • Yield: Approximately 3 - 5 bushels at maturity.
  • Color: Fruit is orange-brown russet when fully mature.
  • Foliage: Large, waxy dark green leaves, reddish-orange in Fall.
  • Blooms: Early-mid season.
  • Fruit: Large 3 inch plus, super sweet, crisp and very juicy. Excellent keeping quality.
  • Form: Deciduous. Upright and semi-spreading at maturity.
  • Flower Form: White, small blossoms.
  • Soil Requirements: Well-drained medium fertile soil.
  • Growth Rate: Vigorous growth rate.
  • Pruning: Annual pruning is required.
  • Comments: Rich butterscotch flavor. Heavy annual thinning of the fruit is required to attain decent fruit quality. Fruit has long storage; 6 months in common refrigeration. Tree has excellent resistance to disease and many insects., RESTRICTED STATES, AE, AK, GU, HI, PR.
  • Unable to ship to: AE AK GU HI PR

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