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David Scott Pear Tree

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Bodhi Leaf David Scott Pear Tree

Midway on the David Scott trail in the central gorges of Meghalaya, this picturesque pear tree in flower overlooks a river crossing

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Taxon Botany:

  • Common name: Meghalaya Pear: This pear tree is found in the Meghalaya Hills. Pears have been cultivated in Europe and Asia since ancient times for their delicious fruit
  • Botanical species: Pyrus pashia
  • Botanical family : Rosaceae [Rose or apple or cherry]


  • Latitude: 25.4233 ° north of the Equator
  • Longitude: 91.752 ° east of the Prime Meridian
  • Altitude: 1547.9 metres above sea level

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Journey Journey:

  • Into The Northeast
  • Path : Along the Brahmaputra into Assam, then up into the Meghalaya Hills
  • Date photographed: 9.03.10


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For the landmarked tree named David Scott Pear Tree , the database reference code is: q054.

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