The Piqa® Boo® is a bright red pear, eaten crunchy and oh so sweet.
The variety combines characteristics from European, Japanese and Chinese pears, giving the fruit a distinctive crisp, juicy texture and refreshing flavour.
It has exceptional storage and shelf life with a low susceptibility to scuff.
Striking red appearance with crisp, juicy white flesh
Extremely high value export potential in to asia
Exceptional storage capabilities
- Size: Medium (185grams)
- Shape: Pyriform
- Colour: Bright red (colour improves in storage) with small brown lenticels
- Texture and flavour: Crisp and juicy, sweet with low acidity
- Type: Strong upright growth, limited branches
- Flowering: Late
- Productivity: 35-50 tonne per hectare
Piqa® Boo® Availability