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Twentieth Century Asian Pear



One of the most popular asian pears grown in Japan.

Origin: Japan,

Pollination: Twentieth Century Asian Pear is self-sterile and would require a pollinator to produce a crop.  Pollination partners

Twentieth Century Asian Pear pear trees for sale

1-year maiden trees

These are the most versatile choice for home orchards, community fruit tree projects, and for training on in any form you require.

FormRootstockPriceQuantity
MaidenOHxF87Semi-vigorous £24.50

Orders placed now will be delivered in the winter planting season.

History and description of Twentieth Century Asian Pear

Small to medium sized, round fruit. Yellow skin when ripe. Crisp very juicy flesh. Good flavour.

The most popular commercial variety grown in Japan where it is known as Nijisseiki. Heavy cropping requiring thinning to obtain good sized fruit. Trees tend to be weak growing in British conditions.

Characteristics of Twentieth Century Asian Pear pear trees

UseDessert
Colour
Flavour
Fruit sizeMedium
Picking timeSep-Oct
Season of useSep-Oct
Tree vigourSmall
Tree habit
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
CroppingHeavy
Pollination date0
Pollination groupC
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners