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The scientific name of the pear tree is "Pyrus communis", it belongs to the Rosaceae family and is a fruit tree that has been present and cultivated in Asia and Europe for many centuries.

The pear tree prefers a temperate climate: it therefore grows throughout Europe and can be grown in every region of Italy. The soils preferred by the pear tree are the richest and deepest ones, with fresh and non-sandy soils, possibly non-calcareous. The pear plant has good resistance to atmospheric agents and fears drought more than the cold.

Rich in fiber and antioxidants, the pear satisfies and fights cholesterol. In short, it is an authentic ally of well-being. It also contains various vitamins such as vitamin C and vitamin K: useful for strengthening the immune system and keeping away seasonal ailments. Furthermore, it is rich in many mineral salts, especially potassium and copper.

In the East, this fruit has strong positive symbolisms. In China this fruit represents justice, longevity, purity and wisdom. In Korea, the pear symbolizes grace, nobility and there are many legends about how this fruit can give female fertility, luck in exams, wisdom and health. Finally, in Japan, the pear is attributed with the ability to keep evil away.

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