Krasnobokaya is another great tasting Russian pear variety, it means "red on the sunny side". It is very hardy and can take at least to -43 Celsius. These sweet, buttery green coloured pears are of medium size and mature around mid-late September. It averages around 180 grams in weight and stores up to 2 months. This variety is so far reported to be free of disease.
Hardiness Zone: 2b
Height at Maturity: 20 feet
Spread: 16 feet
Soil Preference: Well drained
Light Exposure: Full sun
Pollination: Self-sterile (Plant with another pear for best pollination)
Latin Name: Pyrus "Krasnobokaya"