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Alex X. Niemiera, Professor, School of Plant and Environmental Sciences, Virginia Tech

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Bradford callery pear is a medium size fast-growing tree that has an exceptionally showy flower show (March/April), has handsome glossy leaves that turn a brilliant red-orange in fall, has a symmetrical oval to round shape with a neat branching pattern, is resistant to fire blight, and is remarkably tolerant of drought, heat, pollution, and poor soils.

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Publication Date

October 26, 2018