Aristocrat Pear is a beautiful tree that is attractive in
all four seasons. It produces masses of white flowers in early spring,
followed by bright, glossy green, disease resistant foliage. Leaves turn a
deep to reddish-purple in mid to late fall to provide spectacular fall
color. The clean winter outline is upright to pyramidal when young and
becomes broadly oval at maturity.
Aristocrat Flowering Pear
trees have a more dominant trunk
and open form that helps this deciduous, flowering species, to be less
susceptible to wind damage. Home owners and landscapers place this tree in
prominent locations because of the year around beauty it provides.
Hardy to zone 4, the Aristocrat pear is a flowering tree that
reaches a mature height of 40 feet. The fruit is insignificant. This tree is
pest resistant and tolerates drought, poor drainage, any soil; moderate
winds, smog, and extreme temperatures.