[NAFEX] hardiest Asian pear

Sherlock Terry sherlocksmith at gmail.com
Tue Jul 12 18:27:22 EDT 2011

I'm in zone 3b/4a in VT. Hosui had some dieback for me last year but nothing
major. I put in Shinseiki this spring so I'll see about that one. Both look
to be pretty disease resistant so far.


On Tue, Jul 12, 2011 at 4:49 PM, Doreen Howard <gardendiva at charter.net>wrote:

> Michele,
> I live along the Wisconsin-Illinois border in Zone 4b and grow 20th Century
> and Chojuri.  Neither has problems with fire blight or any other disease.
> It often dips below -25F in the winter here.  So, I'd say both pears are
> very hardy and disease-resistant.
> Doreen Howard
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