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Asian Pear Tree 'Kosui'

Image of Pear Asian Kosui
Image of Pear Asian Kosui
Image of Pear Asian Kosui

Pyrus pyrifolia 'Kosui'

  • Small, round, copper-bronze coloured fruit have a sweet and juicy pear taste.
  • Ripens mid - late July.
  • Despite being recognised as Self Sterile these actually prove to be partially self fertile and can produce small crops without a pollinator.
  • Pyrus betulifolia rootstock.

Supplied as a bare root tree pruned to approximately 3 - 4 feet (90 - 120 cm) tall including roots.

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Small, round, copper-bronze coloured fruit have an attractive russet appearance and a slightly flattened shape. The skin is thin and tender.

Asian Pears (sometimes known as Nashi, Sand, Oriental, Chinese or Sahli Pears) have been popular on the Continent for many years but are virtually unknown in the UK. From our own experiences we would say they are just as reliable as conventional pears - if not more so. A very worthwhile subject for the garden indeed and one we highly recommend.

Strong growing and vigorous in habit.

  • Despite being recognised as Self Sterile these actually prove to be partially self fertile and can produce small crops without a pollinator - though pollination by another Pear (Asian or a conventional European variety) will maximise yield.
  • Grown on Pyrus betulifolia rootstock for an ultimate (un-pruned) height of 8 - 12 feet (2.4 - 3.65 metres) but can easily be kept at a height of 6 - 8 feet (1.8 - 2.4 metres).
  • Harvest approximately mid - late July. The fruit is ripe when it pulls easily from the tree.

Recommended by the RHS to be an excellent attractant and nectar source for bees and other beneficial insects.

Recommended by the RHS to assist in encouraging bats into the garden as the flowers are likely to attract moths and other night-flying insects which bats love to eat!

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This product is subject to group discount if you are buying multiple products from the same pricing group. Other products in this group are...
Asian Pear Tree 'Hosui'
Asian Pear Tree 'Nijisseiki'
Asian Pear Tree 'Shinko'
Asian Pear Tree 'Shinseiki'

How To...

How To Plant Fruit Trees & Nut Trees
Detailed advice on planting fruit and nut trees - including advice on container growing, pruning and training, and advice on specific varieties.

How To Videos

How To Plant Bare Root & Potted Fruit Trees (Video)
An instructional video by Stephen explaining the differences between a bare root and potted fruit tree, and how to plant them.

General Information

Fruit Tree Pollination Simplified (hopefully)
Information on fruit tree fertility, pollination and compatibility, with simple explanations of regularly used terms.

Pollinator Friendly Plants
A detailed guide to the seeds and plants sold by Victoriana Nursery Gardens that will attract and provide a food source to bees and other beneficial pollinating insects.

Magazine Articles

Tree Wishes
Tree Wishes - magazine article giving inspiration to those thinking about growing fruit written by Stephen Shirley for Grow Your Own magazine.

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