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Pyrus fauriei Westwood Korean Sun

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Pyrus fauriei Westwood Korean Sun Korean Pear,
Native: Foliage Type:
No Deciduous
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Hedging / Screening, Trees Dense, Pyramida

Medium sized ornamental pear with a dense canopy and glossy mid-green foliage. Foliage turns bright red and in Autumn. Plenty of pretty white flowers appear throughout the Spring. Good choice as a feature tree and for commercial sites. Grows approx. 4m tall x 5m wide.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
4-10m 4-10m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Courtyard, Cut Flower, Feature, Foliage Feature / Colour, Hedging / Screening, Mass Planting, Park And Gardens, Verge, Wind Break, Shade Tree

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Rosaceae Asia

Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: White
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring
Fruit: Yes

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Low
Drought: High
Frost: Moderate
Wind: Medium / Moderate