A picture of a Pyrus syriaca

Pyrus syriaca

Pyrus syriaca

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

10m

Max

7m

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Pyrus syriaca 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 Pyrus syriaca

How to propagate Pyrus syriaca

Budding

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

Seed

Grafting

Grafting in winter.

Other uses of Pyrus syriaca

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