Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Sun
Full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Moderate
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Average Landscape Size:
Average Landscape Size
Reaches 20 - 25 ft. tall and 10 - 15 ft. wide in 10 years; to 35 ft. tall, 25 ft. wide or more with age.
Key Feature:
Key Feature
Spring Flowering
Blooms:
Flowering Time
Early spring
Botanical Pronunciation:PY-rus kal-er-ee-AY-na
Plant type:Tree
Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
Growth habit:Pyramidal
Growth rate:Fast
Average landscape size:Reaches 20 - 25 ft. tall and 10 - 15 ft. wide in 10 years; to 35 ft. tall, 25 ft. wide or more with age.
Foliage color:Green
Blooms:Early spring
Flower color:White
Design IdeasA fine specimen tree for the lawn or corner of the garden, where its white spring blooms and colorful fall foliage can be admired.
Care Information
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.
Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Sun
Full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Moderate
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.