Ornamental pears are one of the best trees for Perth gardens tolerating heat and periods of dry. Most varieties also take wet positions and heavy soils as well as variable soil pH, some even do coastal sites. Plant in full sun for best flowering and autumn colour.
Burgundy Snow™ is of the best flowering of all the ornamental pears.
Growth Rate: Moderate
Foliage: Dark green leaves turing yellow to red for autumn
Flower: Profuse producer of white flowers during spring
Bark: Grey-brown, furrowed with age
Tolerances: Alkaline soils and waterlogged position for short periods