Nashi - Tropical Sunshu

Pyrus pyrifolia

Nashi - Sunshu fruit

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A superior low chill nashi suitable for subtropical areas, a vigorous selection that is self pollinating and will be highly productive within 2-3 years. The delicate beige speckled skin is attractive, the flesh is white, crisp and crunchy and melts in the mouth. Delicious eaten straight off the tree.

$44.00

Specifications of Nashi - Tropical Sunshu

Preferred Climate SubtropicalLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From GraftedLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 2-5m

Plants required to Pollinate 1+ Beneficial (cross pollination helps with fruit set)Learn about Pollination

Can it Handle Frosts? Yes

Amount of leaves in Winter? No Leaves (Deciduous)

Suitability in Pots Yes

Water Requirements Moderate Watering

Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree? Can be pruned to 2m

Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest 2-3 Years

Sun or Shade Full (Sun:80%-100%)

Preferred Soil Type Good Drainage

Soil pH Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)

Pollinators 830, 831, 832, 833, 855, 2192, 3830, 3845, 3846, 4604

Extra Information

Pollinators for the Nashi - Tropical Sunshu

Although self pollinating you may get a bigger crop of nashi pears if you cross pollinate with another nashi variety

Nashi Pear - Hosui

$39.00

A very large, juicy, sweet, low acid, bronze-skinned pear that is one of the most popular varieties. Hosui is partially self-pollinating however will benefit from cross pollination with Kosui.

Nashi Pear - Kosui

$29.00

Small, flat, bronze russet, early maturing, high quality sweet fruit. Nashi's combine the crunchiness of an apple and the sweetness of a pear.

Nashi Pear - Nijisseiki

$44.00 ($39.00-$44.00 choose a size)

A heavy bearing variety. Medium sized round fruit of excellent eating quality with crisp, white flesh and yellowish-green, transparent skin and moderate sugar content. Will set fruit without pollination however the fruit is smaller.

Nashi Pear - Shinseiki

$34.00 ($34.00-$46.95 choose a size)

Round, medium to large, yellow fruit. Crisp creamy white flesh; mild, sweet flavour. Tastes best when tree ripened. Hangs on the tree in good condition for 4 - 6 weeks. Vigorous and spreading. Self-pollinating with a lower chill requirement than most.

Nashi Pear - China

$29.00 ($29.00-$29.00 choose a size)

Very low chill selection that has acclimatised to the subtropical areas of northern NSW. Used as a cooking pear as the fruit doesn't go soft on ripening. Self pollinating.

Nashi - Ya Li Pear

$39.00 ($39.00-$52.95 choose a size)

The Ya Li pear has very white, very juicy and very sweet flesh, with a satisfying crunch to it. The skin and the flesh texture is smooth making it a scrumptious delight. It pollinates well with all other nashis.

Nashi 2 way - Nijisseiki / Shinsui

$79.00

Nijisseiki Mid season maturity. A heavy bearing spreading variety. Medium sized round fruit of excellent eating quality with yellowish green clear skin and moderate sugar content. Shinsui Early season maturity. Russet-golden brown, excellent eating quality, crisp slightly gritty, high sugar and acid.

Dwarf Nashi - Nijisseiki

$59.00

A heavy bearing variety. Medium sized round fruit of excellent eating quality with crisp, white flesh and yellowish-green, transparent skin and moderate sugar content. This variety appears to set fruit without pollination however the fruit is smaller.

Dwarf Nashi - Ya Li

$59.00

The Ya Li pear has very white, very juicy and very sweet flesh, with a satisfying crunch to it. The skin and the flesh texture is smooth making it a scrumptious delight. It pollinates well with all other nashis.

Nashi Pear Chojuro

$51.95

Medium sized round fruit, with texture of an Apple, flesh is crisp and white, and has a nice flavour. Russetted brown skin. Low chill variety suitable for more temperate climates. Suggested pollinators Nijisseiki (20th Century) and Williams.

Nashi - Tropical Sunshu Reviews & Tips

Star Rating

ahimsa cottage
★★★★ 9y ago

BRIGHTON, QLD, Australia

I got this variety as it suitable for subtropical  gardens plus i love the taste of nashi pears.

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