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Article: Bradford Pear Tree (To plant or not to plant): trinity pear

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St. Louis County, MO
(Zone 5a)

October 14, 2007
6:02 PM

Post #4081993

Our nursery man recommended the trinity pear as a better choice over the bradford. Supposed to have harder wood. It is beautiful, time will tell on the hardiness. We've had 3 major storms (2 wind, one ice) with no damage so far.
West Pottsgrove, PA
(Zone 6b)

October 14, 2007
6:12 PM

Post #4082039

A Callery pear by any name is still a Callery pear

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