Pyrus calleryana Chanticleer is an ornamental pear with dark green glossy leaves which appear early in spring and fall very late in autumn so making this tree a good choice for screening. In spring a profusion of white flowers appear which are 2cm across. This variety of Callery Pear gives a good autumn display as their leaves turn to orange and red before falling, The tree has a narrow,columnar habit.
This is a great tree for all but the smallest of gardens and equally at home in parks, woodlands and even coastal areas to add great seasonal interest.
Grows in all soils except waterlogged areas in full sun or partial shade