Silver White Pear

Dombeya pulchra

Blombos

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Dombeya pulchra
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The silver white pear is a beautiful shrub or small tree ideal for the wooded or semi-shaded areas of your garden. This is a common feature plant. ZA Distribution: Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga.

Planning

Difficulty

Moderate

Flowering time

Summer, Autumn

Special features

Attracts bees

Environment

Light

Full Sun, Full Shade, Partial Shade, Partial Sun

Soil type

Sand, Loam

Soil PH preference

Neutral

Frost hardiness

Tender

Personality

Family

Malvaceae

Flower colour

White

Credits

profile iconDombeya pulchra
by Karin Behr, Pretoria National Botanical Garden, August 2005 (Copyright South African National Biodiversity Institute, South Africa)