ID Flowering Tree (Pics)?

sister_k(Zone 5 Lafayette, CO)April 1, 2009

Hi there, can anyone tell me what type of tree this is? I see them everywhere and there are several just outside my condo balcony. They are a couple of stories tall (i.e. taller than 2nd floor balcony) and I don't recall ever seeing any fruit on them. I don't think they are anything special, but I am curious what I'm looking at every day. I'm glad I got a few photos just before the storm. Of course, all the blossoms were destroyed in the blizzard. Such a shame, they were really only in bloom about 3 or four days before the storm hit. Ah well, that's mother nature, I guess. Anyway, if anyone knows what it is, I'd be glad to hear. Thanks!

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
dan_staley(5b/SS 2b AHS 6-7)

Looks like a flowering pear from here, on my second glass of wine, trying desperately to fall asleep.


    Bookmark   April 2, 2009 at 1:21AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
glorifiedb(Z5 CO)

I would second the flowing pear. I have one in my front yard and the blooms look identical.


    Bookmark   April 2, 2009 at 3:21PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
sister_k(Zone 5 Lafayette, CO)

Thanks guys!

    Bookmark   April 4, 2009 at 10:12AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Spring Swap
Hi All, as discussed at the last spring swap, my sisters...
Your Seed Catalogs
Are they showing up in the mail box? The 2015 Stokes...
What did You Prepare and Eat from the Garden, Today?
A mix of Soldier and Jacob's Cattle beans with onions,...
When should I begin pruning last year's perennials?
Hello, all. I'm wondering when is the best time to...
Batten down the hatches!
Hi all, Well, NOAA just changed the Front Range (and...
Skybird - z5, Denver, Colorado
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™