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Pyrus cal Chanticleer
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Pyrus calleryana 'Chanticleer'

Pear

Description: A classic street tree with narrow pyramidal habit, white flowers and glossy leaves turning purple and claret in autumn. The leaves stay on late and the flower is early so a good value tree for all seasons.

History: Bred by Edward Scanlon in the 1950s in Ohio, America.

Pyrus Growing Tips: Suitable for most soils, tolerant of drought and very hardy, prefers full sun. Ideal for screening and roadside planting.

Height and Spread (after 10 years): 5m x 3m

General attributes

Award-winning Award-winning
Text Green Foliage
Text Traditional

Ornamental attributes

Medium tree size after 10 years Medium tree size after 10 years
Autumn colour Autumn colour
Flowering month - April Flowering month - April
Drought tolerant Drought tolerant
Replacement prune Replacement prune