Originally Posted by Mark
It is a fruit bearing tree. The pear of a bradford pear is really small; smaller than a marble, yet some people make wine out of them.
Good to use? Definately. I use it all the time and mix with oak with excellant results. But Bradford Pear is real hard to cut once it dries.
I agree. After Hurricane Rita i had 4 Bradford trees blown down and they were fine to use.