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Kosui Asian Pear

Kosui Asian Pear

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Kosui Asian Pear

Pyrus pyrifolia 'Kosui'

Kosui is a medium-large Asian pear that ripens in late August, just after Hosui.  The fruit is covered with a yellowish-bronze russet and is crisp, sweet, juicy and low-acid.


Height

10-15 Feet

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Spread

8-12 Feet

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Hardiness Zone

6-8

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Item # Description Price
1153 Kosui Asian Pear on Standard (Pear) root, Extra Large 5/8" up caliper grade $29.99 Add to Cart

Pyrus pyrifolia 'Kosui'
Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips

Asian pears are best pollinated with other asian pears.  It is best to plant two different varieties.  Sometimes European pears will also pollinate them.

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A Little History about Kosui Asian Pear

Kosui mean "Godd Water" in Japan where it originated.

Pyrus pyrifolia 'Kosui' Characteristics & Attributes

Bloom Character
Pollinizer needed
Fruit Characteristics
Large fruit
Growth Rate/Habit
Upright habit
Average vigor
Spreading habit
Spurry habit
Harvest Period
Mid-season
Late summer
Other Attributes
Very juicy
Keeps well
Aromatic
Sweet
Very crisp
Site Requirements
Full Sun
Winter hardy
Skill Required
Above average skill
Uses
High dessert quality