Pyrus pyrifolia is a species of pear tree native to East Asia. The tree's edible fruit
is known by many names, including: Asian pear, Chinese pear, Korean pear, ...
Asian pears vary in color from golden yellow to russeted green and are often
times speckled with small brown spots. Additionally Asian pears can vary in
Asian Pear is the generic name for over 25 different varieties of this "true pear."
Although the outside appearance of each Asian Pear may differ, all Asian Pears ...
Sep 22, 2012 ... YourProduceGuy shows you how to tell when Asian Pears or Apple Pears are
ripe. These are tasty little fruits that are sweet and juicy.
Feb 18, 2015 ... The bell-shaped European pear, Pyrus communis, and the round Asian pear,
Pyrus pyrifolia, are both true pears in the same plant genus.
Asian pear trees produce pears defined by their round shape and crisp, juicy
texture. These eastern-indiginous pears are a treat to enjoy right off the tree!
Sep 5, 2015 ... This sweet, crunchy, late-summer fruit is easy to grow – and better behaved than
the flighty Western pear, says Mark Diacono.
The Asian or oriental pear has been in this country since the late 1800s but has
not been planted regularly until the last 10 years. These pears, sometimes ...
Asian pears tend to be more expensive than regular pears and apples because
they are much more difficult to grow. The video on this page shows one of the ...
Mar 2, 2015 ... James Beutel, UC Farm Advisor, Solano Co. 1990. Asian Pears. p.304-309 in:
Advances in New Crops. Proceedings of the First National ...