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Pear

Pyrus syriaca

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

10m

Max

7m

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Pear Overview

This species is a small deciduous thorny tree. The leaves are 2.5 to 10cm oblong to lanceolate and finely scalloped. The flowers are borne in dense felted corymbs.

Common problems with Pear

How to propagate Pear

Budding

Propagate by seed in autumn, cultivators by budding in summer.

Seed

Grafting

Grafting in winter.

Other uses of Pear

Their habit, flowers and edible fruits (pears). Suitable for coastal conditions.