What was the heaviest pear in recorded history?

  • 7 pounds correct

    The heaviest pear in recorded history was an atago pear and weighed in at an impressive 7 pounds. Atago pears are already the biggest in Japan but this one took the cake! - or, err, took the fruit? Anyway, this whopper was raised at Toyota main's office, so if you are wondering where your Prius got its shape from, we are assuming this is it.

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