Asian Pear Trees

Asian Pears

Asian pears, also known as apple pears, are a variety of pear native to China, Japan, and Korea. A ripe Asian pear is sweet, juicy, and crisp. Asian pears are increasingly available in US supermarkets, but are expensive. The trees are easy to grow, and they thrive in heat and humidity. They are a possible farmers' market crop in many areas. The rootstock is Pyrus calleryana. Here are the Asian pear varieties we have: