Haeng Soo


Korea, P. pyrifolia, Kikuchi x Joseng Henjang (1959 Japan)


Medium vigour, spreading, productive. Roundish leaf with attenuate tip, medium serrations.

Chilling requirement


Blossom and pollination

Mid season. Abundant pollen, cross incompatible with Shin Soo.

Fruit shape

Uniform roundish, oblate, small to medium.

Skin and flesh

Clear yellowish brown, thin, tender, surface russeted, lenticels conspicuous. White flesh, sweet, soluble solids 12%, tender, crisp, juicy, same flesh quality as Shin Soo, very good quality.


Early, 121-132 days after full bloom, similar to Kosui.

StorageMedium, 25-30 days.

Nashi Haeng Soo

This information forms part of Agfact H4.1.14 Nashi asian pear varieties.