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Pyrus ussuriensis

Family: Rosaceae

Common name: PEAR

Native to: East Asia, Europe, Northern Africa

Sentiments: affection, pear blossoms comfort

Plant

Type: tree

Form: erect

Leaves deciduous

Max height: 49 feet

Max width: 49 feet

Flower

pink, white/off white

Leaf

green

Horticulture

Attracts wildlife: adult butterfly

Plant features: deciduous

Exposure: sun

Propagates by: seed

flowers in spring

Soil type: well drained

USDA Zones: zone 4 -30 f, zone 5 to -20 f, zone 6 to -10 f, zone 7 to 0 f, zone 8 to +10 f, zone 9 to +20 f

Temp. range: -30 to +30 °F

Water: moderate, moist