Jiro, from the Shizuoka perfecture in Japan, is one of the best non-astringent cultivars. It is the cultivar widely grown in California that is marketed as Fuyu. Very large fruit, Ripens in late October, cold hardy.
Size Shipped 2 yr old 18-36" container grown - $34.95
Spring trees are shipped bareroot without soil or a container.
Mature Height: 15'
Mature Spread: 15'-20'
Fruit: Non-Astringent Large Orange-red in color
Light requirement: Full sun
Soil type: Adapted to upland, wet if only seasonal and well drained or sandy clay or loam; Ph 6.0-7.0
Foliage: Beautiful red-purple color in fall, deciduous (seasonally loses leaves)
Fertilization: New trees planted in the winter won’t need fertilizer (balanced time released 10-10-10 fertilizer or Espoma Tree Tone Organic) until April or May.
Pruning: Light annul pruning as needed. See Pruning section under "How to plant and grow"Maintenance: Easy
Hardiness Zone: 7-9
Price does not include Shipping and Handling.
Ground Shipping Rates:
up to $100.00 = $22.50
$100.00+ = 22.5%
Available for pickup from the farm 1-gallon, 3-gallon and 7-gallon. Please call for prices and availability.