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What is this tree?

Posted by singaboiz 10a (My Page) on
Thu, Nov 14, 13 at 2:52

Hi All,

I walked along Piedmont Avenue in Oakland (in California) and saw this tree with flaming red leaves. Can someone please tell me what tree is this? Much appreciate.

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Last picture.

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It's an ornamental pear of some sort - probably a Pyrus calleriana cultivar.

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Their knock-down beautiful spring and fall display is why it's so difficult to influence people NOT to plant them.

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Thank you for providing me the answer.

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