cherry & pear tree - Knowledgebase Question

Stanford, CA
Avatar for eunirodo
Question by eunirodo
April 12, 2007
Hi,
How wide and tall does a semi-dwarf cherry tree get? Which is nicer, ornamentally, a cherry or a bartlett pear tree?
Thanks


Image
Answer from NGA
April 12, 2007
A semi-dwarf cherry tree can be maintained at about 12'. Bartlett pear trees have an upright growth habit and white flowers; cherry trees have a broad canopy and pink flowers. Both are attractive so your choice will really depend upon flower color or growth habit preference. I personally like cherry trees.

Best wishes with your new tree!

You must be signed in before you can post questions or answers. Click here to join!

« Return to the Garden Knowledgebase Homepage

Member Login:

( No account? Join now! )

Today's site banner is by Zoia and is called "Strawberry Lipstick "

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.