Wild pear or wild goose or otherwise gortsia is a very impressive deciduous tree belonging to the Rosaceae family. The height of this tree can reach up to 10 meters high and the diameter of its crown can reach around to 5 meters. It has oblong dark green lanceolate leaves which remain on the tree from spring to autumn. Its fruits are green and extremely tasty, when they mature during the summer. Its magnificent white pear blossom appears in March. Moreover, its grey, smooth, thorny trunk, creates a very harmonic environment in country gardens or even in urban places when is desired an architecture of a country style. In fact, due to its thorny trunk, it is often used in fences. Finally, it is a very resistant tree to heat and cold.