Weight: 125 g: Reviews. To prevent the disease, do not over-water your pear tree or leave it standing in water, and avoid watering while the tree is in bloom. Ht 3m. Although most pear trees are grown for their sweet and juicy fruit, some pear species are grown purely for their beauty. The overall effect is graceful and arching. Produces rich displays of scented white flowers in spring. It displays narrow, greyish silver foliage and creamy-white flowers. There are no reviews yet. Saved by Erin Farrow Landscapes. It is a small, oval-rounded, ornamental pear tree that typically reaches 15’ tall (less frequently to 25’) with pendulous or weeping branching. Notes. It grows to only about 7 m (20ft) tall and 7m (20ft) wide. 'Salix' is the Latin word for 'willow'. google_ad_client = "ca-pub-0197784394731826"; TREE 9ft x 7ft (2.7m x 2.1m) in 20 years, ultimate height 20-25ft (6-7.6m). Pyrus salicifolia Pendula. // ]]>, Contact me at This email address is being protected from spambots. Semi-weeping habit. Description: Deciduous weeping pear with fine, silvery grey willow-like leaves becoming glossy green with maturity. Pyrus salicifolia pendula Silver Weeping Pear is a small, elegant, deciduous tree with graceful weeping branches. Pyrus salicifolia Pendula, is a an ornamental Weeping Pear tree. This weeping silver birch cultivar, ‘Youngii,’ grows to between 13 and 26 ft. (4 – 8 m) in zones 2 to 7. Her articles have appeared in magazines such as "Herb Companion" and "Northwest Travel" and she is the author of six books. This elegant, small tree of weeping habit forms a dense mound and produces silver willow-like leaves on weeping branches and attractive small creamy white flowers in April. It is a very elegant, small tree with long, overhanging branches, suitable for even the smallest garden. This weeping silver birch cultivar, ‘Youngii,’ grows to between 13 and 26 ft. (4 – 8 m) in zones 2 to 7. Keep the soil around the tree moist, but never wet. Weeping Silver Pear Tree / Pyrus salicifolia 'Pendula' 3-4ft in 2L Pot, Elegant Weeping Branches 'Pendula' is an elegant small deciduous tree with slender weeping branches, narrow greyish leaves and creamy-white flowers followed by small, brownish fruits. Latin Name Pyrus salicifolia pendula. The creamy-white flowers are followed by miniature pears. It is an easy tree to grow and very rewarding. 25. Pendula can reach a height of about 6 metres at most, but can easily by kept at 3-4 metres with a little pruning. This weeping silver pear pear tree will do well given any good, well-drained soil in full sun and some exposure can be tolerated. google_ad_width = 200; Hardy. Silvery grey-green leaves. Uses: Ornamental pear with a slightly weeping habit. Description. However, proper maintenance and disease control are crucial to keep the Silver Frost pear thriving. It has a semi-weeping habit, white flowers, small inedible fruit and willow-like, silver-grey leaves. Painter earned her Bachelor of Science in biology from Portland State University. If your tree does become infected, cut the infected branches far enough back to remove all the infection. // ]]>, // A lovely weeping ornamental pear tree with beautiful grey-green narrow leaves that have a silver downy underside. Weeping Silver Pear. weeping silver pear or willow-leafed pear. // ]]>, // Type of plant ? Very elegant tree which forms a dense mound of weeping branches which are clothed with silver grey, downy, willow-like leaves, which change to grey-green and smooth above in summer. Because it can tolerate pollution, this ornamental pear also works well in parking lots and along roadways. Tilia petiolaris is the weeping silver linden. Other applicable common names include penchant white lime, pendant silver linden, and weeping silver lime. The silvery, pendulous foliage of weeping willow-leaf pear (Pyrus salicifolia "Pendula") may be just what the garden gnome ordered. This tree is not picky about soil type or pH, but should not be planted in areas where water pools or drains poorly. Spring blossom is delicate creamy white. EGF zone. £42.99 Maximum quantity available reached. Does produce small brown, green fruits is Autumn. Weeping pear ornamental tree (pyrus salicifolia pendula). This small, spreading weeping pear has delicate, weeping branches and silver grey, willow-like foliage. Creamy white flowers, to 2 cm across, in spring, some of which are followed by small pear-like, inedible fruit in autumn. This small, spreading weeping pear has delicate, weeping branches and silver grey, willow-like foliage. It has a compact dome shaped habit, pendulous graceful branches that will sweep the ground if allowed, making it a spectacular tree for smaller spaces that might not be able to house one of the larger Birch varieties. Gorgeous combination of silver white and purple makes a stunning low-maintenance layered planting. 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