OriginJapan (1984), Patented, P. pyrifolia, Suisei x Shinko.
TreeModerate to vigorous. Large oval shiny leaf with attenuate tip, small serrations with long tips.
Chilling requirementModerate.
Blossom and pollination

Very early. Ya Li or stored pollen.

Fruit shapeOblate conic, medium
Skin and fleshRusseted partially like Kosui, good to excellent eating quality, high sugar, low acid.
HarvestMid to late, after Hosui, before Shin Go, 180 days after full bloom.
Storagestores well

Nashi Shinsei

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