Are pear leaves edible?
Also to know is, can you eat pear tree leaves?
ANSWER: Pear and apple trees are not particularly toxic, nor are the ripe fruit. Same with pears. Cherries and other members of the prunus genus have more amygdalin in the leaves than apples and pears, but I don't think they would eat enough fresh leaves to do them in before they were caught at it.
Hereof, is it safe to eat tree leaves?
Almost every part of the tree is edible, but most people stick to the leaves. Eaten fresh, the leaves have a nutty spice and can be tossed into salads or soups.
Edible leaves. Many plant leaves are edible, from lettuces in salads to the leaves of many herbs. However, many leaves are not edible due to toxins present in them that affect human beings. But the rule with leaves is to know the species before eating and to eat leaves in only moderate quantities.