To Top

Bradford Pear Tree Berries Causing a Mess

Category Advice

My Bradford pear tree is 10 years old. This was the first summer there were abundant berries on it. There were so many that when they fell, they stained an area on my driveway 15" x 5". How often does the tree produce berries that cause this problem?


We are giving away $200 in Amazon gift cards for people who answer questions on ThriftyFun in February! Click here to find out more...


Add your voice! Click below to answer. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

February 6, 20110 found this helpful

Once the tree begins bearing, you can expect to see the mini-pears on a yearly basis, like any other fruit. Like orchard fruit, the crop may occasionally be reduced by frosts at a crucial time, or other stress on the tree.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes

Add your voice! Click below to answer. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

January 31, 20110 found this helpful

I have a Bradford pear tree that is ten years old. It has never had any berries on it and this winter it is loaded with berries which are causing quite a mess. What caused it to have berries now and will I have this every year from now on?


Hardiness Zone: 6a

By Peggy from Springboro, OH

Comment Was this helpful? Yes
Related Content
Home and Garden Gardening AdviceJanuary 31, 2011
Pear Trees Not Flowering
Pear Trees Not Flowering
Making a Christmas Tree Topper
Making a Christmas Tree Topper
Preventing Mold On Berries, Moldy Strawberry
Preventing Mold On Fresh Berries
Cardboard Christmas tree photo from an earlier Thriftyfun project.
Making a Cardboard Christmas Tree
Mother's Day Ideas!
Easter Ideas!
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Desktop Page | View Mobile

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us

© 1997-2017 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Published by .

Generated 2017/04/18 10:50:34 in 3 secs.
Loading Something Awesome!