Callery Pear 'Chanticleer' Characteristics
Callery Pear 'Chanticleer' are popular ornamental pieces for small spaces. The highly ornamental white flowers give way to small green fruits. While inedible to humans, the fruits attract birds and other wildlife. Pruning can be done as needed in winter. Callery Pear can become invasive if cross-pollinated and left to spread.
'Chanticleer' are one of the most hardy varieties of Callery Pear. However, they can suffer from limb breakage due to strong winds or heavy snow and ice.