SelecTree: Tree Detail
Pyrus calleryana 'Faueriei'
Photo Locations: Morris Arboretum - Philadelphia, PA
Slow growing to 25 feet. Red fall color, round headed form. Cultivar 'Rancho' has outstanding fall red color.
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, Dark Green, Golden or Yellow or Orange, 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.
Clay, Loam or Sand Texture.
Highly Acidic to Highly Alkaline Soil pH.
Seaside Tolerance is Good in Mild Zone.
Pests & Disease Information
Resistant to Armillaria and Verticillium. Susceptible to Thrip and White Fly, Sooty Mold.
Health, Safety & Environmental Concerns
Branch Strength Rated as Medium.
Root Damage Potential Rated as Low.
Allergy Health Hazard.
Special Uses & Values
Cite this tree:
SelecTree. "Pyrus calleryana 'Faueriei' Tree Record." 1995-2020. Aug 14, 2020.
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