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.
The narrowest growing ornamental pears available. A good choice for an area with restricted space and avenue plantings.
Growth Rate: Moderate
Foliage: Dark green leaves changing from yellow to reddish purple during autumn
Flower: White flowers during spring
Bark: Greyish brown becoming lightly furrowed with age
Tolerances: Slightly alkaline soils and intermittently waterlogged areas