Pyrus betulaefolia ‘Southworth Dancer’

Ornamental Pear


Technical information

Height: 7m x Width: 4m

Habit & Growth rate: Moderate growth rate. The Pyrus betulaefolia ‘Southworth Dancer’ exhibits and ovate/Pyramidal growth habit.

Foliage: The Pyrus betulaefolia ‘Southworth Dancer’ displays shiny pale green leaves that have serrated margins. New growth emerges as silver/grey leaves and in autumn they change to shades of yellow. A number of white flowers will bloom in spring in groups of 8-10.


The Pyrus betulaefolia ‘Southworth Dancer’ performs best in full sun. The ‘Southworth Dancer’ will tolerate drought, dry conditions and air pollution once it is established. This flowering ornamental pear is a great feature tree because of its attractive flowers and form.





All plant dimensions are estimates only and ultimate size and growth rates will depend on growing conditions, particularly when used in some urban environments.