Pyrus communis L.
Common name: Pear, common pear
Tree with 3-6 cm long elliptic to oblong-ovate, acute leaves, leathery, crenate-serrulate; flowers 22-30 mm across white or tinged with pink; fruit pear-shaped, variable in size and colour with numerous cultivars.
Photographed from Kashmir and California stores.
Dr. Gurcharan Singh
Retired Associate Professor
SGTB Khalsa College, University of Delhi, Delhi-110007
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