The Tsu Li Asian pear is an ancient heirloom cultivar from China. The Tsu Li pear is a medium to large pear, (up to two pounds) oval with light green to yellow semi-glossy skin. The Tsu Li Asian pear has white flesh, tinted with yellow and is sweet, crisp, juicy, subtle floral taste with pineapple aroma. The Tsu Li pear is at its best as a dessert pear. Stores until early winter. Large vigorous tree is productive and very low chill. Please refer below for more information on the Tsu Li Asian pear trees for sale.
Considerations for Tsu Li Pear
USDA Zones: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,10
Harvest Period: Late
Origin Date: Japan 1940's
Recommended Spacing: 12-16 ft.
Mature Size: 12-16 ft.
Water Requirements: 12-15 gallons per week May through Sept.
Shape when Shipped: Feathered and whips (few side branching)
Size supplied when shipped:Our trees range in height from 4-8 ft. in our field and trimmed to 4 to 5 ft. when shipped. Our young two year trees are most often feathered (side limbs). The trees diameter (caliper) is often 1/2 to 3/4 inch;
*As noted by University of California Scientists and other qualified professionals the most successful trees often have caliper from 1/2" to 5/8" and usually establish faster than smaller and larger planting stock.
Basic idea for Pruning: Most fruit trees should be pruned in frost-free periods mid to late winter. (apricots best after bud break) Remove most vertical branches and shorten side branches. Fruiting wood is best on horizontal to 45 degree limbs. Learn more...
Shipping Note: Our fruit trees and berries are delivered to you bareroot during their winter dormancy from January through May depending on USDA zone. Trees are shipped with your invoice and helpful planting directions. There is no minimum quantity required but shipping rate for an individual tree is expensive since UPS/Fed Ex charge a dimensional weight and an additional handling fee to ship a tree. You'll find it's cost effective to consider a handful of trees,vines or our helpful Tree Starter Kits.
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