20th Century Asian Pear (Semi-dwarf) Fruit Tree * SOLD OUT *

Regular price $20.00 Sale

Pyrus pyrifolia 'Nijiseiki'

Semi-dwarf Asian pear, Nijiseiki bears heavily and ripens mid August to September. The greenish yellow fruit has a sweet mild flavor. The Nijisseikis show starts in early Spring.æ You will be amazed to find the branches covered in stunning clusters of bright, snowy, white flowers.

Following the dramatic spring show your Nijisseiki will be full of showy fruit and glossy, deep green leaves. By far, the most popular and ornamental Asian pear tree. In autumn you will not be disappointed with yet another show as the leaves turn a gorgeous fiery red-orange.

Pollinator Required: Hosui is a great pollinator for the 20th Century Asian Pear                                       * Deer May Browse *

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Fruit Tree
Foliage Type Deciduous
Height 10' - 20'
Spread 6' - 10'
Shape Bush - Fruit Tree Form
Primary Foliage Color Green (ovate shaped leaves)
Seasonal Foliage Color sheds leaves during colder months
Flowering Season Spring
Flower Color White
Berries Apples
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Moderate
Sun Preferences Full Sun
Water Preferences Average - Prepare planting area for adequate drainage.