Water pear

 110.000

(Pyrus)

SKU: F-PYRUS Category:

Appearance
The fruits of the water pear are medium to large and have a smooth, thinner skin compared to European pears. They can be yellow, green, or bronze, depending on the variety.

Height and Crown Width
A mature water pear tree can reach a height of up to 9 meters, with a comparable crown width.

Root System
The root system of the water pear is strong and deep.

Origin
Originally, the water pear comes from East Asia but is now cultivated worldwide.

Cultivation and Care
The water pear thrives best in temperate climates. It needs plenty of sunlight and well-draining soil. Regular watering is important, especially during dry periods.

Harvest
The first harvest of water pear fruits can usually occur about 3 to 5 years after planting, depending on local climatic conditions and the plant's status.

Usage
The fruits of the water pear can be eaten raw and are also suitable for cooking and baking. They are popular in salads, desserts, and as a snack.

Health Benefits
Water pears are rich in fiber, vitamins, and antioxidants. They support healthy digestion and strengthen the immune system.

Pollination
Some varieties of water pears may be self-pollinating, but most varieties benefit from the presence of another pear tree for pollination.