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YoinashiTM asian pear trees

Pyrus pyrifolia 'Yoinashi'

  • Picking season: Mid
  • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
Yoinashi is a mid-season Asian pear, with large golden brown russeted fruits.

Yoinashi asian pear trees for sale

  • Full-size 1-year bare-root tree $38.95
    Mature height: 16ft-24ft after 10 years
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Yoinashi features the characteristic sugary sweetness associated with Asian pears, but with perhaps a more nuanced flavor.

Most Asian pears are either early or late season - Yoinashi is one of the few that ripens in the mid-season (i.e. mid-to-late September).

How to grow

Yoinashi is not self-fertile, so needs to be pollinated by another Asian pear - or a European pear such as Bartlett.

Advice on fruit tree pollination.

Yoinashi characteristics

  • Gardening skillAverage
  • Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
  • Pollination group2
  • Pollinating othersAverage
  • Bearing regularityRegular
  • Picking seasonMid
  • UsesEating fresh
  • CroppingGood
  • Keeping (of fruit)1-2 months
  • General resistanceAverage
  • FireblightSome resistance
  • Cold hardiness (USDA)(5) -20F / -29C
  • Summer maximum temperaturesWarm (25-30C / 76-85F)
  • Country of originJapan
  • Period of origin1950 - 1999
  • Flesh colourCream
  • Fruit colorBrownRusset
  • Fruit sizeLarge