Fruit Pear Asian EZ Pick 'Twentieth Century' (Nijisseiki)

Grower's Comments: A Japanese, self-fertile Pear with a very appealing flavor and creamy white flesh; finding new fans here in the south

Spring BB

10 to 15 feet

400

USDA Zone 4 to USDA Zone 9

Full sun


FUN FACTS

Juicy, sweet, mild-flavored fruit is crisp like apple. Keeps well. Easy to grow, heavy bearing small tree. Self-fruitful or pollenized by Shinseiki, Bartlett, or most other pear or Asian pears.

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SizePrice
15g$39.50
20g$44.50
10g$35.25
7g$30.95

The Twentieth Century (named for Japanese Nijisseiki) is a medium, round fruit with thin yellow-green skin. Flesh if firm and very juicy and the flesh color is creamy white. Excellent for eating fresh off the tree or canning for later uses. Should easily store from fruit harvest (early to mid August here in NC) through December. Is rapidly gaining fans and supports here in the south to join our long list of favorite Peaches.