Tag: Bradford Pear

The slow, soaking rain over the past few days weighted down the leaves until a  branch broke. Image by Jim Satterwhite..

The Mighty Bradford Falls

Grumpy Southern Living Gardener Steve Bender said, “the Bradford Pear is a stinky, oversized tree and is not worth the hassle of planting in your yard. The tree has an overabundance of shade and a weak branching structure. While the tree is a delight in the spring, the white flowers […]