name botanical:Pyrus communis
family:Rose family (Rosaceae)
height:up to 20 m (66 ft)
The leaves of the pear is summer green, ovoid and 2 – 12 cm (0.8 – 4.7 in). The leaf margin is serrated.
flowering:April – May
The pear blooming before the leaf shoots. The flowers have five white petals. The color of the stamens is reddish. The arrangement is heaped (grapes or umbel-like).
gender distribution:monoecious / hermaphrodite
Stone fruit, pear.
The branches are gray shiny. The buds are brown, slightly hairy and protruding.
bark:The bark is gray and checkered areolated.
location:Sun to half-shade
soil:sandy to loamy
ph value:slightly acidic to alkaline
garden, parks, fruit orchard