Pyrus pyrifolia var. culta (Makino) Nakai

  • Family : ROSACEAE
    (Rose Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : GULAB FAMILY (गुलाब फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : ROSACEAE
  • Basionym : Pyrus sinensis var. culta Makino
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Pyrus pyrifolia var. culta (Makino) Nakai
  • Habit : Tree
  • Comments / notes : Cultivated
  • Key identification features : Flowers white, 6-9 in umbel, appearing with new leaves or just below them. Fruit hard, rough. Flesh very gritty
  • Flower, Fruit : April-May
  • Distribution :
    • Maharashtra : Satara district
  • Literature : M.R. Almeida (1998). Flora of Maharashtra vol.2
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. pyrifolia var. culta. Downloaded on 14 July 2020.


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