Pyrus fauriei – Korean Sun
*height & width at maturity
FORM: Compact and dense. Oval habit
FOLIAGE: Glossy green summer foliage becomes reds and oranges in autumn
FLOWERS and FRUIT: Small white flowers in early spring. Small black inedible fruit
BARK: Light grey becoming furrowed with age.
GROWTH RATE: Slow to moderate
DESCRIPTION: This small ornamental pear offers a compact, dense growth habit, bright autumn colour and hardy disposition. It may be used successfully as a hedge, screen or barrier as well a single specimen in small to medium sized gardens.
LANDSCAPE USES: Hedging, screening, street tree
TOLERANCES: Adapts to a wide variety of soils but prefers a well drained position. Tolerant of waterlogging. Prefers full sun.