Taxon  Report   8729    
Pyrus communis  L.
Common pear
Pyrus communis
© 2013 Jorg & Mimi Fleige
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CalPhotos / Calflora
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.

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Pyrus communis
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Pyrus
Communities: agricultural plant

Toxicity: MAJOR (SEEDS)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Pyrus communis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 23, 2019).