Aristocrat® Flowering Pear
Pyrus calleryana 'Aristocrat'
Once established, needs only occasional deep watering.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||PY-russ kal-lee-ree-AH-nuh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Pyramidal tree 15 ft. tall, 12 ft. wide; to 36 ft. tall, 16 ft. wide in 15 years.|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Foliage Color||Dark Green|
|Landscape Use||Firescaping/Firewise, Mass Planting, Privacy Screen, Specimen, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Fall Color, Improved Disease Resistance, Improved Pest and Disease Resistance, Waterwise, Tolerates Urban Pollution|
|Watering Needs||Once established, needs only occasional deep watering.|
Highly adaptable but best in enriched, well-drained loamy soil with consistent moisture. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Tolerates mild drought, when established. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-8