Pyrus usseriensis 'Manchurian Pear'

Plant Group: Deciduous Tree
Genus: Pyrus
Species 'Var': usseriensis
Common Name: 'Manchurian Pear'

Quick Facts:

Has round leaves that are darker on the top and paler beneath, turning yellow, orange and red in Autumn. Masses of small white flowers in Spring.  Suits fertile, moist, well drained soil in full sun. Frost tolerant.

All pears cope in full sun and moist conditions. Can cope with wind but will need extra water to counteract dehydration. Copes with slight coastal areas but not full salt winds.

Height: 10m
Width: 6m
Rate of growth: Moderate

Foliage:

Deep green foliage, red/orange in Autumn.

Flowers:

Single white flowers in Spring and sometimes in Autumn.

Fruit:

N/A