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Pyrus (rights holder:)


Pyrus, the pears, is a genus of about 25 species of usually deciduous trees and shrubs, native to Europe, Asia, and North Africa, several of which are have been cultivated since ancient times for the fruit, and are also used as ornamentals. The major species for fruit are P. communis, the common or European pear, of which there are more than a thousand cultivars all with the traditional pear shape... Text © Jacqueline Courteau

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Parent Taxon
Taxonomic Completion
3 of 69 accepted Species.
Global Pollen Project UUID
Botanical Reference
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