Pyrus pyrifolia var. culta

Pyrus pyrifolia var. culta (Makino) Nakai, Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 40:564. 1926 (Syn: Pyrus montana var. rehderi Nakai; Pyrus serotina var. culta (Makino) Rehder; Pyrus sinensis L.H.Bailey; Pyrus sinensis var. culta Makino);            Rosaceae Week: Pyrus pyrifolia from California: Pyrus pyrifolia (Burm.f.) Nakai var. culta (Mak.) Nakai syn: Pyrus serotina Rehd. Common […]

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Pyrus betulifolia (USA)

Pyrus betulifolia Bunge , Mém. Acad. Imp. Sci. St.-Pétersbourg Divers Savans 2: 101 101 1835.;          Rosaceae Week: Pyrus betulifolia from California:  Pyrus betulifolia Bunge A tree to 5 m tall with ovate acuminate leaves, 5-8 cm long, sharply serrate, shining above; flowers white, 1.5 cm across; fruit brown, dotted, 12 mm. Photographed […]

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Pyrus pyrifolia

Pyrus pyrifolia (Burm. f.) Nakai,  Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 40(479): 564 564 1926. (Syn: Ficus pyrifolia Burm.f. (unresolved); Pyrus serotina Rehder);         Rosaceae Week : Roasaceae plant for id-08102011-BS-3: Pls id this tree of Rosaceae family flowers not seen, this tree was shot in Garden of NBPGR Shimla  Can it be any Malus sp.? I […]

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Pyrus communis

Pyrus communis L., Sp. Pl. 1: 479; 2: 1200 479 1753.; . 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.  . Rosaceae Fortnight: Pyrus communis from California-GSSEP74/74 : 1 post by 1 […]

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Pyrus calleryana (USA- Cultivated)

Pyrus calleryana Decne., Jard. Fruit. 1: 329 329 1858.;         Rosaceae Fortnight: Pyrus calleryana from California-GSSEP79/79 : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (4)  Pyrus cauleryana Decne., Jard. fruit. 1:329, sub t. 8. 1872 Bradford pear, Calerry pear Deciduous tree with broader ovate leaves up to 8 cm long, short acute, crenate, glabrous; flowers […]

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Pyrus pashia

Pyrus pashia Buch.-Ham. ex D. Don, Prodr. Fl. Nepal. 236-237 236 1825. (Syn: Pyrus nepalensis hort. ex Decne.; Pyrus variolosa Wall. ex G. Don); . Wild pear, soh-shur, soh-jhur, chalthei (Assam); kainth, chotia. kainth, shegal (Himachal Pradesh); mahal mol (Hindi); mehol mol (Kumaon); passi (Nepal); kainth, shegal (Punjab); . Wild Himalayan Pear, a deciduous tree […]

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