Willowleaf Pear (Pyrus salicifolia 'Pendula') in the Pears Database

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Plant Height: 25-40 feet (8-12 m)
Plant Spread: 25 feet (8 m)
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruiting Time: Summer
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Patio/Ornamental/Small Tree
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Other Beneficial Insects
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Pollinators: Various insects
Containers: Not suitable for containers

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Location: BelgiumDate: 2018-05-20
By Ronny07
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Location: Thorp Perrow, Yorkshire, UKDate: 2016-05-09
By kniphofia
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Salt tolerant plants by eclayne Feb 8, 2013 9:39 PM 130

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