Ornamental Pear Tree - Pyrus calleryana - Capital Pear Tree

Pyrus calleryana - Capital Pear Tree is a narrow, fastigiate form and possibly the narrowest growing Pyrus cultivar in Australia. An excellent choice for narrow, restricted areas, around carparks, along narrow medians in both the public and private domain.

Height: 10-11 metres.  (Tends only to reach its minimum height in an urban environment)

Width: 1-3 metres.

Growth rate: Moderate.

Form: Narrowly columnar and compact.

Foliage: Pyrus calleryana - Capital Pear Tree has lustrous, dark green leaves changing to reddish-purple late in the season.

Flowers: Abundant white flowers produced in large corymbs during spring. 

Bark: Greyish-brown and lightly furrowed.

Tolerances:  Pyrus calleryana - Capital Pear Tree is adaptable to a wide range of site conditions including quite dry conditions, slightly alkaline soils and air pollution. Able to handle intermittently wet, heavy soils. Best in full sun.

Landscape use: Columnar shape makes this cultivar a good selection for a narrow sites in the landscape. Looks effective planted in a cluster or in a row along a fence line.  Capital Pear makes an effective quick growing screen, to block out neighbours 


Order and delivery details

Our standard prices are as follows. Not all products are available in all sizes and there are some products that are charged at a premium rate.

25cm pots - $45 (minimum order 5)

45 litre bags - $230
75 litre bags - $330

Start From
100 litre bags - $450
150 and 200 litre bags - $550

(orders taken all year, RCB Field Grown Trees are dug and delivered in winter) 3m+ with large developed canopy - $450

Images are provided as a guide only to help identify plants.
Please call (03) 5628 1507 to confirm current stock availabilty,
and current plant size.

Transport to Melbourne: Blerick Tree Farm delivers year round to Melbourne Metro via our own transport. Click here to see delivery costs

Transport Interstate: For Sydney, Canberra, Brisbane and Adelaide, we use a third party plant transport company. Interstate transport is quoted per consignment, based on volume & space.

Transport to these locations will be a minimum of $250.

Office hours: Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm.

Nursery Opening Hours: Friday Saturday and Sunday 11am to 3pm

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