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0092N NASHI 'Shinseiki' - Pyrus pyrifolia
3 years old Plant grown in 15 liters pot
Height of plant: 150/175 cm (3 to 5 branches)
Delivered by specialised carrier.
64.50 Available
0092K NASHI 'Hosui' - Pyrus pyrifolia
3 years old Plant grown in 7,5 liters pot
Height of plant: 150/175 cm (3 to 5 branches)
Delivered by specialised carrier.
59.50 Available
0092T NASHI 'Kosui' - Pyrus pyrifolia
3 years old Plant grown in 7,5 liters pot
Height of plant: 150/175 cm (3 to 5 branches)
Delivered by specialised carrier.
59.50 Available
0092S NASHI 'Chojuro' - Pyrus pyrifolia
Plant grown in 3,5 liters pot - Height of plant: 80/100 cm.
27.50 Available
0092P NASHI 'Hosui' - Pyrus pyrifolia
Plant grown in 3,5 liters pot - Height of plant: 80/100 cm.
27.50 Available

 

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Nashi, Asian Pear - Pyrus pyrifolia (latin)

Geographic origin: Temperate regions of the Far East.
Adult size: Height up to 5 metres.
Foliage: Deciduous.
Type of soil: Light and deep.
Climate: Hardy to -15°C.
Position: Full sun.
Pollinators: Pear 'Williams'.


Properties and uses:
Nashi is the Japanese word for pear. This tree is closely related to the pear tree. It produces fruits called Nashis, which have the shape of an apple and a taste very similar to that of a pear. They are crunchy and juicy. They are harvested when ripe from August onwards.


The different varieties:
Nashi 'Shinseiki': The Nashi 'Shinseiki' is round , with a smooth greenish-yellow skin and sweet and juicy flesh. It reaches maturity beginning of August.
Nashi 'Hosui': The nashi 'Hosui' has a brown skin, a juicy texture and reaches maturity mid-August/Early September.
Nashi 'Kosui': The Nashi 'Kosui' is the most widespread Nashi in Japan. It produces large, round fruits which have a reddish-brown skin, a white, juicy, flavoursome flesh and reach maturity at the end of August.

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