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