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Pyrus calleryana 'Bradford'

Also called P


More About Pyrus calleryana 'Bradford'

  • Upright, oval to rounded crown with ascending branches
  • A profusion of single, white flowers
  • Oval, glossy dark green leaves in the summer
  • Foliage slowly turns to red-orange and purple to yellow-red in late fall
  • Bloom Time: Early spring

Zone:

5

Height:

12-13 m

Spread:

7-8 m

Colour:

White
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Bradford Ornamental Pear Growing and Maintenance Tips

Pyrus is a great specimen, known for its blanket of flowers in early spring and its slow, long-lasting, showy, fall colour. It makes an ideal, shade tree that will highlight any lawn, park or streetscape. 


Pyrus calleryana 'Bradford' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Fast
Fast
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Deciduous
Fall Color

Flowering Time

Early Spring

Habit

Rounded
Oval
Upright

Foliage Color

Yellow
Purple
Green
Red
Orange

Landscape uses

Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Pyrus calleryana 'Bradford'

Pyrus calleryana 'Aristocrat'

Pyrus calleryana 'Aristocrat'

Aristocrat Ornamental Pear

Pyrus calleryana 'Redspire'

Pyrus calleryana 'Redspire'

Redspire Ornamental Pear