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New Arirang Pear

Pyrus pyrifolia 'New Arirang'
  • Summary
  • Hardiness Zone & More

New Arirang is very large, russetted Asian pear. Fruits sometimes can average over 1 pound. It has an excellent, distinctive flavor and a high sugar content. It remains crisp even if kept in non-refrigerated coolers up into late March. It ripens late in the season in mid-October.

New Arirang originated as a sport of A-Ri-Rang from Korea.

Height
10-15
Spread
8-12
Zone
6-8
Color
Russeted
Categories
Pear---- Asian Varieties
Tags
Mid-season bloomingPollinizer neededVery large fruitAverage vigorEarly to bearUpright habit

Bloom Character
Fruit Characteristics
Growth Rate/Habit
Harvest Period
Other Attributes
  Aromatic
  Sweet
Site Requirements
  Full Sun
Skill Required