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Shinsui Asian Pear

Shinsui Asian Pear

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Shinsui Asian Pear

Pyrus pyrifolia 'Shinsui'

Shinsui is one of the earliest ripening Asian pears, ripening before Shinseiki in mid-August.  The fruit is medium sized, globular to oblate, with smooth yellow skin covered in an orange-brown russet.  The fruit is crisp and juicy and has good flavor for an early pear.  The fruit will keep for up to six weeks.


10-15 Feet



8-12 Feet


Hardiness Zone


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Item # Description Price
1154 Shinsui Asian Pear on Standard (Pear) root, Extra Large 5/8" up caliper grade $29.99 Add to Cart

Pyrus pyrifolia 'Shinsui'
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.


A Little History about Shinsui Asian Pear

Shinsui means "New Century" in Japan where it originated.

Pyrus pyrifolia 'Shinsui' Characteristics & Attributes

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