tawara pear

brian_zn_5_ks(N.E. Kansas)March 6, 2013

Will the common ornamental Callery pears serve as an adequate pollinator for this tree or should it have a specific selection. like Bosc?

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fruitnut Z7 4500ft SW TX

Asian pears are partially self fertile. When fully pollinated they overset by 10 fold. So you probably don't need a pollinator.

Bosc took 8 years to flower here. So get another Asian if you must. My favorite is Olympic, aka Korean Giant and several other names.

    Bookmark   March 6, 2013 at 1:55PM
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