Pyrus pyrifolia Shinko - Shinko Asian Pear
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Shinko Asian Pear

Pyrus pyrifolia 'Shinko'
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Shinko is a late ripening Asian pears that is one of the best keepers.  It ripens from early to mid-October.  The fruit is medium sized with russeted skin over a greenish background.  The flesh is firm and crisp with a rich and sweeet flavor.  Will pollinate with Bartlett and most other Asian pears.

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