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Drippin' Honey™ Asian Pear Tree

Crisp, Sweet and Delicious!
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  • Honey sweet and delightfully sweet
  • Round fruits weigh up to 1 lb.
  • Produces heavy yields
  • Hold up to 6 months in the refrigerator
  • Very few problems with pests or disease
  • SKU: 72230
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  • For each offer ordered, get 1 Standard 2-4' tree
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Drippin' Honey™ Asian Pear Tree

Description
Huge juicy pears are honey sweet and delightfully crisp. Round golden russet fruits can reach up to a pound, and mature trees bear very heavy yields. The easiest care pear you can grow, Drippin' Honey has few problems with pests or disease, and requires very little to no spraying. Maturing in October, you can still be enjoying these sweet treats in April, as they will hold up to six months in the refrigerator! PPAF.

Why buy a Deluxe package - Deluxe fruit trees include 2 oz. Quik-Cal Pelletized Calcium to enhance fruit quality, 12 oz. bag of Fruit Tree Food Starter Formula, easy-to-use tree ties, a premium tree guard to protect the trunk from gnawing pests, mowers and weed trimmers, and a copy of Backyard Horticulture for Fun and Profit—How to Make $10,000 in Your Spare Time.

NOTE: We are unable to ship our trees to PO Boxes at this time.

Product Details
  • FormDeciduous. Upright and spreading.
  • LightFull Sun
  • HeightStandard: 16-20 feet. Semi-dwarf: 12-15 feet.
  • SpreadStandard: 16 feet. Semi-dwarf: 10-12 feet.
  • SpacingStandard: 16 feet. Semi-dwarf: 10-12 feet.
  • Zones5 - 8
  • FoliageLarge, waxy, dark green leaves, reddish-orange in Fall.
  • Flower FormSmall white flowers.
  • ColorFruit is orange-brown russet when fully mature.
  • BloomsEarly to mid season.
  • FruitRound golden russet fruits can reach up to a pound. Very crisp, super sweet.
  • Soil RequirementsWell-drained, medium fertile soil.
  • Growth RateMedium growth rate.
  • PruningAnnual pruning needed.
  • PollinatorOlympic Giant, Chojuro, Ornamental pear- i.e Bradford, Cleveland. Chill hours: 450.
  • CommentsRich butterscotch flavor. Heavy annual thinning of the fruit is required to attain decent fruit quality. Fruit has long storage; 6 months in common refrigeration. Tree has excellent resistance to disease and many insects.
  • YieldStandard: 3 - 6 bushels at maturity. Semi-dwarf: 2 - 4 bushels at maturity.
  • Botanical NamePyrus serotina hybrid 'Drippin' Honey' PPAF
  • DepthLocate the planting depth indicator, the marked line above the tree's root system. The graft should be about 2 inches above the soil surface.
Shipping Schedule

Shipping Schedule

Orders for general merchandise and gift certificates are typically shipped within 5 business days. Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.

2019 Spring Shipping Schedule
ZONE Fruit Trees
1A-4A 4/1/19 - 6/21/19
4B 4/1/19 - 6/21/19
5A 3/18/19 - 6/21/19
5B 3/4/19 - 6/21/19
6A 3/4/19 - 6/21/19
6B 3/4/19 - 6/21/19
7A 2/11/19 - 6/21/19
7B 2/11/19 - 6/21/19
8A & B 2/11/19 - 6/21/19
9A & B 2/11/19 - 6/21/19
10A & B 2/11/19 - 6/21/19
Last Order Date 6/17/2019

Additional Shipping Notes:

The type of product you order or the weather in our area to yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule, shifting earlier or later, depending.

Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until full dormant for optimum stress protection.

In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your orders via the U.S. Postal Service or FedEx. Large orders or large items may be shipped to you in multiple packages.

Sorry, we cannot ship products to Hawaii, Alaska, APO/FPO or outside the contiguous United States. Please provide a street address as some products are unable to be delivered to Post Office boxes.


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