Ussurian Pear, ‘McDermand’

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Description

A small to medium, round-headed tree, often branching low to the ground, reaching a height of 25 to 35 feet. White flowers appear in May followed by a small greenish-yellow fruit in fall. Native to Northeastern Asia. Use 2 trees as pollinators for heavier fruit set.

The fruit is generally viewed as unpalatable for humans but birds and wildlife enjoy the fruit. It can also serve as a rootstock for grafting edible pear varieties.

Landscaping: Prefers sun to part shade and well-drained soil.

Size: 10-24″ bareroot seedling

Zone 3

https://www.nrcs.usda.gov/Internet/FSE_PLANTMATERIALS/publications/ndpmcrb8535.pdf

https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/trees/handbook/th-3-91.pdf

Additional information

Zone

3

Size

2-3’ bare-root

Source

Lincoln Oakes Nursery

Scientific Name

Pyrus ussuriensis 'McDermand'