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botanical name:
Pyrus calleryana 'Chanticleer'
Pyrus calleryana 'Chanticleer' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Ornamental pear
family:  Rosaceae
characteristics: tree
height: 12.00m
width: 6.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: conical
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
fruit colour: brown
stem/bark: brown
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun
conditions: moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: 0°C
USDA zone: 6 to 8
Compact, narrowly conical tree with rounded glossy leaves which turn reddish-purple in autumn. Covered in clusters of white blossom in early spring, later followed by brown fruits..

Any reasonably fertile well drained soil. Robust, hardy and tolerant of air pollution. Should reach about 7m by 3m in 20 years.

Good street tree.

other notes:
Selected by Edward Scanlon in the USA.

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