EPPO Global Database

Pyrus communis(PYUCO)

Overview
Last modification: 2001-11-12

Basic information
  • EPPO code: PYUCO
  • Preferred name: Pyrus communis
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Europe (except northeast) and Mediterranean. Cultivated as a fruit tree. Formerly considered native,  but now considered more likely to have had a cultivated origin in Asia


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Pyrus communis var. sativa de Candolle
Pyrus domestica Medikus
Pyrus sativa Lamarck & de Candolle

Common names
Name Language
питомна круша Bulgarian
perera cultivada Catalan
hrušeň obecná Czech
pære Danish
Birne German
gemeiner Birnbaum German
gewöhnliche Birne German
Kulturbirne German
common pear English
pear English
peral Spanish
peral común Spanish
harilik pirnipuu Estonian
päärynä Estonian
päärynä Finnish
poirier French
poirier commun French
poirier cultivé French
agaseem Hebrew
agas tarbuti Hebrew
אַגָּסִים Hebrew
אַגָּסִ תַּרְבּוּתִי Hebrew
divlja kruška Croatian
nemes körte Hungarian
pero comune Italian
セイヨウナシ Japanese
seiyô-nashi Japanese
paprastoji kriaušė Lithuanian
mājas bumbiere Latvian
gewone peereboom Dutch
peer Dutch
pære Norwegian
grusza pospolita Polish
pereira Portuguese
pereira-comum Portuguese
груша домашная Russian
hruška Slovak
hruška Slovene
dardhë Albanian
päron Swedish
vanlig päronträd Swedish
armut Turkish
груша звичайна Ukrainian
xī yáng lí Chinese
西洋梨 Chinese