Pear Trees - Cleveland (Flowering)

Scientific Name: Pyrus calleryana
Best Planted in USDA Hardiness Zone: 5-8.

$34.95 $29.70

Plant Quick Guide

Growing Zones:


Mature Height:

30-40 ft

Mature Width:

15-20 ft


Full (6-8 hours)


15-20 ft

Growth Rate:

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The Cleveland Pear tree is a flowering pear tree which is an improvement of the popular Bradford Flowering Pear tree. The Cleveland is deciduous and produces a profusion of snow-white, ornamental flowers in the the spring. It has a tight symmetrical shape, making it perfect for lining streets or as an eye-catcher in your front yard. Not only beautiful, the Cleveland is also disease resistant. It is fast-growing and reaches a height of about 60 feet with a spread of about 40 feet. It is hardy to -15 degrees and ideal for the following USDA ZONES: Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, & Zone 8.
Most Plant Me Green trees can be shipped and planted any time of year, unless the variety is specified as only seasonal delivery. Packages are typically shipped within 7-10 business days from the time of your order. You will receive a tracking email upon shipment of your Plant Me Green purchase. Delivery time cannot be guaranteed. If a package needs to arrive prior to a specific date, or at a more convenient time for you, please notate that upon placement of your order. On some occasions, severe weather and other unusual issues can delay shipping and delivery of your Plant Me Green package. Holiday shipping schedules are set by the carriers.

ATTENTION: If your order contains both bare root and potted plants, your order will ship AFTER the bare root trees are harvested. Additional shipping fees may apply if you notify us that you would like to receive your potted trees sooner. Please note this only applies to combination (bare root & potted) tree orders. If your order only contains potted trees it will ship within the 7-10 business day window. If your order only contains bare root trees, it will ship in the order it was received, after the tree harvest. Thank you!
First, decide on a planting location. Consider carefully what kind of sun, soil, and growing-space your tree or shrub will need. Once you've located the perfect spot, the hole you are digging must be at least double the width and as deep as the root system you are planting. The top of the root system should be level with the ground. Before placing the tree or shrub in the hole, use your hands to gently break up the root system. Once the tree is in place, backfill the hole with native soil and any leftover potting material. Pack down the soil to eliminate any air pockets. When finished, water thoroughly. To insure your plants a successful growth rate and productive life, plant your seedlings per the instructions included in your PlantMeGreen package.
Flowering pears should be planted where there is plenty of sun and in well-drained soil. Fertilize in the spring and prune in late winter.

Customer Reviews

Based on 2 reviews

Prompt delivery. Product in good condition.

Cleveland Pear Flowering 3’ Trees

They all arrived healthy. Planted that day in the first week of June. All of them are doing fine so far after 1 week.