Raised in 1895 by Mr Chojuro Toma, Kawasaki, Japan. Introduced to USA in 1939. Fruits have white, firm, coarse flesh with a mildly sweet and distinctive aromatic flavour. Pollination Group: part self-fertile, Conference, Josephine, Packham’s,...
Syn. 20th Century. Japan, chance seedling found on a rubbish heap in 1898 by Mr Kakunosuke Matsudo at Ishii, Chiba, P. pyrifolia. Pollination Group:part self fertile, Conference, Josephine, Packham’s, Clapp’s Favourite, Chojuro, Kosui...
Native to China, has a crisp, fine-textured flesh that is sweet and juicy, and softer than other Asian pears. Unlike other Asian pears, Ya Li is pear shaped. Pollination Group: part self-fertile, cross with Chojuro, Nijiseiki, Tsu li...