Cleveland Select Flowering Pear- Pyrus calleryana 'Cleveland Select' 2.5-3" Cal
The Cleveland Select Flowering Pear (Pyrus calleryana 'Cleveland Select') is a deciduous ornamental tree known for its showy, white flowers that bloom in early spring before the leaves emerge. It has a narrow, pyramidal shape and glossy, dark green leaves that turn red and purple in the fall.
A 2.5-3" Cal tree refers to the diameter of the trunk at a height of 6 inches above the ground, and is a common size for planting.
The Cleveland Select Flowering Pear grows to a height of 30-40 feet and a spread of 15-20 feet. It is a popular choice for landscaping due to its attractive appearance, low maintenance needs, and tolerance to pollution and urban conditions.
When selecting a Cleveland Select Flowering Pear for planting, it is important to choose a healthy specimen with a well-developed root system. Proper planting and care instructions should be followed to give the tree the best chance of thriving in its new home.