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.
Valiant produces the earliest autumn colour of the ornamental pears
Height: 9 m
Width: 5 m
Growth Rate: Moderate
Foliage: Thick and glossy dark green leaves, turning red-crimson in autumn. Changes colour earlier in autumn than other varieties
Flower: Clusters of white flowers in spring.