Manipur Forest Flora
A Comprehensive Database of Ligneous Plants of Manipur (India)
Designed & Developed by Forest Research Institute, Dehradun

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Pyrus lindleyi Rehder

Family: Rosaceae Genus: Pyrus Species: Pyrus lindleyi Rehder






Synonym Pyrus sinensis Lindl., Pyrus cathayensis  Flower Color White
Common Name Chinese Quince, Snow pear Flower Type Corymb
English / Trade Name Fragrant pear, Chinese pear Flowering Period Jan-March
Vernacular /Local Name - Fruiting Period July-Sept
Altitude 1100-1300 m Fruit Type Follicle
Habit Tree Fruit Details The fruit is a large ovoid pome 12–17 cm long with five carpels
Habitat Occurs singly or in small group with in broad leaved and mix forest along river valley Bark Type Rugged
Distribution India, China, Japan and other part of Asia Bark Details Dark gray bark
Distribution in manipur Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Ovate
Description of Species Deciduous or semi-evergreen tree grows to 10–18 m tall, with a dense, twiggy crown Leaf Details The leaves are simple, 6–12 cm long and 3–6 cm broad, and have a serrated margin

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

No Specimen Found