Close Pop Up

Shopping Cart

0
FREE $25
off any order of $50 or more today!
Oops, there seems to be an error, please re-enter your email address.

Olympic Giant Asian Pear Tree

Huge Fruits, Great Quality!

A no-spray pear! Sweet and crisp, Olympic Giant pears are extra large—often weighing a pound or more! Extra juicy, too. Hold their flavor for up to 6 months in storage. Super-hardy trees begin to bear in their third year. Ripens mid to late Oct.

NOTE: We are unable to ship our trees to PO Boxes at this time.

Why buy a Standard Deluxe or Li'l Big Deluxe package - Deluxe fruit trees include 2 oz. Quik-Cal Pelletized Calcium, 12 oz. bag of Fruit Tree Food Starter Formula and a premium tree guard to protect the trunk for gnawing pests, weed trimmers and mowers. Li'l-BIG™ Deluxe fruit trees also include our innovative tree support, recommended for all Li'l-BIG trees.

  • SKU
  • Select Option
  • Price
  • 68045
  • Standard 2-4 ft
  • $39.99
  • 62689
  • Standard Deluxe
  • $47.99
I'm gardening elsewhere.

Product Details

  • Botanical Name: Pyrus communis 'Olympic Giant'
  • Height: Standard: 16 - 18 feet
  • Spacing: Standard: 14 - 16 feet -- Reachables: 10 - 12 feet
  • Depth: Locate the planting depth indicator, the marked line above the tree's root system.
  • Spread: Standard: 14 feet
  • Light Required: Full Sun
  • Pollinator: Honeysweet, Bartlett, Ornamental pear- i.e Bradford, Cleveland.
  • Yield: Standard: Approximately 3 - 5 bushels at maturity
  • Color: Brown russet.
  • Foliage: Large waxy dark green leaves, reddish-orange in Fall.
  • Blooms: Early - mid season
  • Fruit: Large, (3+ inches) super sweet, crisp and very juicy fruit. Excellent keeping quality. Can hold their flavor for up to six months in storage.
  • Days To Maturity: 170 - 180 days.
  • Zone: 5 - 8 (-10° F.)
  • Form: Deciduous, upright, and at maturity semi-spreading.
  • Flower Form: Small white blossoms.
  • Soil Requirements: Well-drained, fertile soil.
  • Growth Rate: Vigorous growth reate.
  • Pruning: Annual thinning of fruit.
  • Comments: Heavy annual thinning of 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, so it is considered to be a no-spray pear.

Gardeners who bought this also bought...



Get the latest deals from Gurney's Seed & Nursery!

Preview exciting new products, learn about special sale events and lots more. Sign up to start receiving Gurney's Seed & Nursery e-mail updates.

Oops, there seems to be an error, please re-enter your email address.
close Pop Up