Pyrus

Pyrus calleryana Trinity - Trinity Pear

Disease and insect resistant.

Introduced in the early 70's, 'Trinity' is one of several varieties that are improvements on the Bradford Pear. This hardy tree matures to form a dense, well-rounded head with negligible fruit. Glossy green leaves turn orange-red in autumn. A good yard or street tree, well suited to an urban setting.

Pyrus calleryana Trinity

Flower Color: 

White

Common Name: 

Trinity Pear

Exposure: 

Full Sun

Pyrus calleryana Redspire - Flowering Pear Redspire

Excellent Street Tree!

The tight, dome shaped habit of this pear allows it to fit neatly into a yard juxtaposed to a dwelling, or planted along a roadway. Wide, simple white, delicate looking flowers and leathery green foliage which turns shades of purple and red in fall enhance this good urban choice. Very adaptable to many soil types. Prune in winter or early spring.

Pyrus calleryana Redspire

Flower Color: 

White

Bloom Season: 

Early Spring

Common Name: 

Flowering Pear Redspire

Exposure: 

Full Sun

Foliage Color: 

Glossy Green

Pyrus calleryana Cleveland Select - Flowering Pear Cleveland Select

Excellent Street Tree!

This is an improvement of the Bradford pear. 'Cleveland Select' has a shapely, tight, pyramidal habit. Excellent choice for street planting. Walk through Harvard Square's side streets to get a feeling for how lovely this tree works. There are no wide spreading branches creating chaos over the street. One of the heaviest flowering pears!

Pyrus calleryana Cleveland Select

Flower Color: 

White

Bloom Season: 

Early Spring

Common Name: 

Flowering Pear Cleveland Select

Exposure: 

Full Sun

Foliage Color: 

Glossy Green

Pyrus calleryana Chanticleer - Flowering Pear Chanticleer

Excellent Street Tree!

'Chanticleer' has an upright, pyramidal habit, more narrow than 'Bradford' or 'Trinity'. An excellent street or lawn tree, well suited for space restricted areas. This non-fruiting ornamental tree has white flowers in spring and reddish-purple fall foliage.

Pyrus calleryana Chanticleer

Flower Color: 

White

Bloom Season: 

Early Spring

Common Name: 

Flowering Pear Chanticleer

Exposure: 

Full Sun

Foliage Color: 

Glossy Green

Pyrus communis - Pear European Bosc Golden Russet

A classic!

Very hardy, vigorous, highly productive trees produce long, tapered russet colored fruits with sweet juicy flesh. Fruit is best eaten fresh or canned. Requires a pollinator. Plant in full sun. Ht. 8-12'.

Pyrus communis

Flower Color: 

White

Bloom Season: 

Early Spring

Common Name: 

Pear European Bosc Golden Russet

Exposure: 

Full Sun

Pyrus calleryana New Bradford - Flowering Pear New Bradford

Excellent Street Tree!

A much improved form of the Bradford Pear with a dense, pyramidal form and superior branching habit. Fast growing, disease and pest resistant, and easy to grow. Clouds of white flowers bloom in early spring. Attractive, glossy green foliage turns red in fall. Produces a very few tiny rust colored fruits. Excellent tree for restricted planting areas.

Pyrus calleryana New Bradford

Flower Color: 

White

Bloom Season: 

Early Spring

Common Name: 

Flowering Pear New Bradford

Exposure: 

Full Sun

Foliage Color: 

Glossy Green

Pyrus pyrifolia - Pear Asian Shinseiki

A fresh-eating gem!

White spring flowers followed by medium sized, sweet, crisp, juicy round fruits ripening late August. Fruit keeps well & is excellent eaten fresh. Pollinate with a different Asian pear. Full sun. Ht.8-12'.

Pyrus pyrifolia

Flower Color: 

White

Bloom Season: 

Early Spring

Common Name: 

Pear Asian Shinseiki

Exposure: 

Full Sun

Pyrus pyrifolia - Pear Asian Shinko

Resistant to disease.

White spring flowers. Large, sweet, juicy fruits with rich brown-russet skin ripen late in season. Pears are excellent eaten fresh or canned & keep well. Disease resistant. Pollinator required. Full sun. Ht.8-12'.

Pyrus pyrifolia

Flower Color: 

White

Bloom Season: 

Early Spring

Common Name: 

Pear Asian Shinko

Exposure: 

Full Sun

Pyrus pyrifolia - Pear Asian Raja

Rounded, unusual fruits.

Hardy, productive & disease resistant. Sweet, round, flavorful golden brown fruits are best eaten fresh. Requires a different Asian pear for pollination. Full sun. Ht. 8-12'.

Pyrus pyrifolia

Flower Color: 

White

Bloom Season: 

Early Spring

Common Name: 

Pear Asian Raja

Exposure: 

Full Sun

Pyrus pyrifolia - Pear Asian Olympic Giant

Large fruit.

Hardy, disease resistant trees produce giant sized, round fruits with sweet, crisp, juicy flesh ripening in October. Fruit is excellent eaten fresh or canned & keeps well. Requires a pollinator. Full sun. Ht. 8-12'.

Pyrus pyrifolia

Flower Color: 

White

Bloom Season: 

Early Spring

Common Name: 

Pear Asian Olympic Giant

Exposure: 

Full Sun

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