Taxon  Report   8729 
Pyrus communis  L.
Common pear
Pyrus communis
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
Click on a photo to see it bigger.
Pyrus communis
© Jules Strauss 2005 California Academy of Sciences
Pyrus communis
© and Buff Corsi 2015 California Academy of Sciences
Pyrus communis, a dicot, is a tree that is not native to California.

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
(observation details + photos)

point, line, or polygon

Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Pyrus communis
© 2013 Jorg & Mimi Fleige
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Pyrus
agricultural plant
Toxicity: MAJOR (SEEDS)   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
More information about  Pyrus communis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)


Search the International Plants Names Index

Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 18, 2018).

The information on this page comes from diverse sources. None of the links are sponsored.