Available next in 2015.
Clearly a four-star variety, this round, large heavily russeted brown Asian pear has a crisp, juicy sweet taste. This variety is slightly more winter hardy than most Asian varieties. Olympic is considered one of the best Asian varieties for long term storage. The tree is vigorous and upright.
Maturity Date: October 10
Asian pear varieties perform best when planted with other Asian varieties. Each of the varieties offered by ACN produce viable pollen and may be used to pollinate other Asian varieties. For best results, plant at least two varieties in close proximity to one another.