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Asian pear

1. a tropical pear tree, esp any of several varieties of Japanese pear Pyrus serotina
2. the fruit of the Japanese pear, which resembles a large yellow apple, has crisp juicy flesh, and is cultivated in Japan, Korea, the US, and New Zealand
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asian pear

Expensive in food stores, great to have growing in your yard.
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On the bases of morphological and chemical characters, Pyrus has been grouped into, the East Asian Pea Pears, the larger fruited East Asian Pears, the North African Pears and the European and West Asian Pears (Challice and Westwood, 1973).
For one resistant to these, try the 'Kumoi' variety of Asian pear tree.
Nicola further said, "The machine works well with Asian pears at the moment, but we are obtaining good results with delicate fruit as well.
From the current study the inferences drawn demonstrated the usefulness of applying the non-linear regression models to growth studies with Asian pear fruits, according to the data reported by LOMBARDI et al.
From Asian pears and quince to pomegranates and passion fruit, Melissa's has been importing more fruit from South America, notes Schueller, who cites greater availability as a big reason for the uptick.
* Thin apples, Asian pears, nectarines, and peaches to allow 4 to 6 inches between fruit.
1/4 cup olive oil 1 large onion, diced 3 cloves garlic, minced 2 pounds veal stew meat, cut into 2-inch cubes (you can also use beef, lamb, or seitan for a vegetarian version) 1 teaspoon salt or to taste Freshly ground pepper to taste One 6-ounce can tomato paste 2 quinces, Asian pears, or tart apples (cored and sliced into 8 pieces) The juice of 4 limes or about 1/4 cup lime juice 1 cup pitted prunes 2 medium potatoes or 2 cups butternut squash, peeled and cut in 2-inch cubes Dill for garnish
Super Cru was a springtime Lips of Faith, made from a doubled up Fat Tire--double the malt and double the hops--mixed with Asian Pears, and fermented with a saison yeast.
If you have pears or Asian pears, intense handpicking (you can shake the bugs down into a tarp) may be the best way to limit damage to fruit.
Future projects will include dried peaches and Asian pears, herbal teas, and fish jerky.
Asian pears contain the important flavonoid quercetin that, along with other flavonoids, may help prevent cancer and artery damage that can lead to heart disease.

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