Weeping Willowleaf Pear
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - TreeGrowth Rate - Rounded-oval form with pendulous branches.Mature Height - 12-15' (rarely to 25')Mature Width - 10-12'Longevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Pink buds open to creamy white flowers, 0.75" diameter, closely packed 6-8 in small rounded corymbsFruit - Typical pear shaped, 1-1.25" long and wideLeaf - Leaves are a silver-gray shade of greenFall Color - Bark - Covered with a grayish white pubescence which falls away with ageOther Features - Broadly weeping and pendulous. Possibly same as the cultivar 'Silfrozam' (Silver Frost™).Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Prefers medium moisture, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. Adaptable to a wide range of soil conditions. Best in cool summer climates. Zone 4-7.Native Habitat - Southeastern Europe, western AsiaDiseases and Insects - FireblightStrength - Pendulous branches can add winter interest to the landscape.Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Pear.- Other plants of the family Rosaceae.- Other plants of the genus Pyrus.- Other plants of the species Pyrus salicifolia.