Redspire Pear* (Pyrus calleryana 'Redspire') redspire pear
Form: Pyramidal in youth , broadening over time
Mature Height: 35' to 45'
Mature Spread: 20' to 25'
Use: 'Chanticleer' and 'Redspire' varieties are good for tight planting strips.
Notable Characteristics: Fast grower, Strong pyramidal form and profuse white flowers appearing in late April, Great three season tree, Reds, purples, and oranges very attractive fall foliage
Limitations: Short lived (20 years)then have the tendency to break apart.
Where can I find this tree in Glen Ridge?  
redspire pear  

* Gateway Tree - refer to the Glen Ridge Community Forest Master Plan for more information.