Calflora
Taxon  Report   10099 
Malus pumila  Mill.
Paradise apple
Malus pumila
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
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Malus pumila
© 2008 Louis-M. Landry
Malus pumila
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry
Malus pumila, a dicot, is a tree that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Malus pumila
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Malus
Community:
escaped cultivar
Toxicity: MAJOR (SEEDS)   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Malus communis
PLANTS: Malus praecox
PLANTS: Malus pumila var. niedzwetzkyana
PLANTS: Malus sylvestris var. praecox
PLANTS: Pyrus pumila
ICPN + PLANTS: Malus domestica
ICPN: Malus pumila var. domestica
ICPN + PLANTS: Malus sylvestris
ICPN: Pyrus malus
More information about  Malus pumila
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Photos on PlantID.net

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (MAPU)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 15, 2018).

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