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FAUER PEAR
Pyrus calleryana 'Faueriei'

Pyrus calleryana 'Faueriei'

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General Notes

Slow growing to 25 feet. Red fall color, round headed form. Cultivar 'Rancho' has outstanding fall red color.

Family: Rosaceae

Tree Characteristics

Rounded Shape.

Has Deciduous foliage.

Height: 30 - 40 feet.

Width: 20 - 30 feet.

Growth Rate: 12 to 24 Inches per Year.

Longevity 50 to 150 years.

Leaves Ovate, Glossy Dark Green, Gold or Red, Deciduous.

Flowers Showy. White. Flowers in Spring. Has perfect flowers (male and female parts in each flower).

Prolific, Brown Pome, Small (0.25 - 0.50 inches), fruiting in Summer.

Bark Dark Brown, Fissured.

Shading Capacity Rated as Dense in Leaf.

Shading Capacity Rated as Moderate out of Leaf.

Litter Issue is Dry Fruit.

Tree Site Conditions & Constraints

Sunset Zones 2 - 9 and 14 - 21.

USDA Hardiness Zones 5 - 8.

Exposure Full Sun.

Moist Soil.

Clay, Loam or Sand Texture.

Highly Acidic to Highly Alkaline Soil pH.

Seaside Tolerance is Good in Mild Zone.

Pests & Disease Information

Resistant to Oak Root Fungus and Verticillium. Susceptible to Thrip and White Flyr, Sooty Mold.

Health, Safety & Environmental Concerns

Branch Strength Rated as Medium.

Root Damage Potential Rated as Low.

Allergy Health Hazard.

Attracts Birds.

Special Uses & Values

Screen.

Cite this tree:
SelecTree. "Pyrus calleryana 'Faueriei' Tree Record." 1995-2017. Nov 23, 2017.
< http://selectree.calpoly.edu/tree-detail/pyrus-calleryana-faueriei >

This tree is not part of the SelecTree Nursery Connection. If you would like to see this tree listed, or know of a nursery that sells it, please contact us at ufei@calpoly.edu.