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by texasclaw
Mon Feb 25, 2008 10:10 am
Forum: Archives
Topic: Type of Apple
Replies: 11
Views: 16835

Pears?

As our photo shows, the clusters are larger. 6-7 per cluster and the fruit is about 1/4 the size of the ones shown. They never get any larger. Will try thinning them this year and see what we come up with. My wife says the leaves of ours are rounder and look like her other apple leaves. Go figure. T...
by texasclaw
Fri Feb 15, 2008 1:29 pm
Forum: Archives
Topic: Type of Apple
Replies: 11
Views: 16835

Followup

None still around. She made jelly out of the whole batch (tastes like apple to me).

Will take more pictures of leaves this year and try to have gov't agency identify as you suggested.

Thanks again for your input
by texasclaw
Tue Feb 12, 2008 8:53 am
Forum: Archives
Topic: Type of Apple
Replies: 11
Views: 16835

Not Asian Pears

My wife says to tell you that she has 2 other Asian Pear Trees(the pears are as big as a fist) and that the leaves are completely different. She says that the leaves of the tree shown here are from an apple tree. The taste of the mini-fruit is "apple" and the smell is "apple". The fruit from the Asi...
by texasclaw
Mon Feb 11, 2008 8:04 am
Forum: Archives
Topic: Type of Apple
Replies: 11
Views: 16835

Apple or Pear

My wife says they taste like apples and are rather sweet.

The "Nashti" pears I found on the net were single pears and much larger. These are half that size and grow in bunchs as seen in the photo.
by texasclaw
Fri Sep 28, 2007 12:24 pm
Forum: Archives
Topic: Type of Apple
Replies: 11
Views: 16835

Type of Apple

My wife has an apple tree that she bought as a Russian Apple. I cannot find any info on it anywhere. The fruit is small and looks like a pear, however when cut it smells of apple. Below if a HTML tag of a photo of some of the apples. http://i216.photobucket.com/albums/cc232/texasclaw/IMG_1145.jpg