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Pyrus sal Pendula
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Pyrus salicifolia 'Pendula'

Pear

Weeping Willow leaved Pear

Description: Elegant, small tree of weeping habit forming a dense mound. Silver willow-like leaves on weeping branches, turn an attractive bronzed green in the autumn before falling. Small creamy-white flowers in April are followed by small brown/green ornamental fruits which are eaten by birds.

History: Received the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit.

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): 3m x 3m

General attributes

Award-winning Award-winning
Text Silver Foliage
Text Bushy

Ornamental attributes

Small tree size after 10 years Small tree size after 10 years
Flowering month - April Flowering month - April
Clay tolerant Clay tolerant
Drought tolerant Drought tolerant
Suitable for hedging Suitable for hedging
Hard prune Hard prune