Dangshan Pear Planting Area--Anhui
- Description: Dangshan County, located at northern Anhui province, known for its “Dangshan Crisp Pear”, is one of major fruit producing area in China.
Dangshan County, located at northern Anhui province, known for its “Dangshan Crisp Pear”, is one of major fruit producing area in China. Dangshan pear is characterized by its abundant water content and sweet. Dangshan county has a history of several hundreds years of pear cultivation, and Dangshan pears were specially supplied to the kings in the past. At present, the Dangshan pear orchards cover an area of 410,000 ha which accounts for 48% of total cultivated land area of 847,000 ha. Dangshan pear sells well in the whole country. The development of "one village one variety of agricultural product" also promoted the development of agri business industry in Dangshan. As large amount of pears is produced in Dangshan, some juice processing factories are introduced, thus the shoddy pears can be sold and both the farmers' income and local fiscal revenue are increased.
Dangshan area is very suitable for planting asparagus,peaches,pears,apples,grapes and other fruits and vegetables,because it belongs to the alluvial plain of the old Yellow River,thus its soil is loose and rich in sands. Dangshan is the largest yellow peaches planting area in China.
Dangshan su pears are produced in the original place of Dangshan county, which has the largest orchard park and fine reputation in the world. Dangshan has won the birth place protecting mark awarded by the china government.
Dangshan is always called "china's pear metropolis", Dangshan su pear is very big in size, with very thin peel, juicy and crisp,which can help produce saliva and slake thirst, so it is one of the most precious pears. Anyone who eats it will speak highly of it. Dangshan su pear has gained the certification for food without any public poison. Now, Dangshan su pear have been sold in European Union, America, East south Asia and many countries and regions.
The characters of Dangshan su pear: The fruit is big in medium weight of 270g and shape of circle. It is yellow and green, turns to yellow after storage. The peel is silky, dot is small and dense. The pulp is in white color, little thick but tastes smooth and nice, juicy and sweet with fragrance. The core is small, and the quality is good. It matures in first ten days of September, the supply period lasts from September until next May.