More About 'Shinko'
- Pyrus 'Shinko'
- An Asian pear cultivar with medium to large fruit with a brown to golden-brown skin
- Yellowish-white flesh is juicy with a sweet flavour
- Stores well
- Ripens: September
Commonly served raw and peeled, Asian pears are too moist for baking.
Shinko AsianPear Growing and Maintenance Tips
Other Asian pears and 'Bartlett' are compatible. More than one cultivar must be planted in order to facilitate the best pollination and subsequent fruit production.
Average to Dry Soils