A dense, columnar growth habit makes it ideal for avenues, streets, and narrow spaces. Lustrous dark-green leaves turn vibrant shades of red and orange through autumn. Very wind tolerant. Grows in both dry and poor soils, plus heavy intermittently wet soils. White flowers in spring. Pyrus calleryana ‘Candelabra’ (Ornamental Pear) grows to 6m (H) x 3m (W) in 10 years.