Callery Pear Tree

Callery Pear Tree

Callery Pear Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Pyrus calleryana
Hardiness Zones:   5 to 8
Growth_Rate:   Rapid
Site Requirements:   Sun; range of soil types including compacted soil
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Upright, conical shape
Height:   20 to 40'
Weight:   20 to 30'
Leaf:   1.5 to 3" alternate, simple glossy dark green leaves; yellow, scarlet, purple fall color
Flower/Fruit:   White, flowers in March; unpleasant odor; .5" rounded brown fruit
Comments:    Upright, weak crotches that break with age; easy to transplant; tolerates drought, air pollution, heat; may have
Habit:   Deciduous
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