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Taxon: Malus floribunda Siebold ex Van Houtte

 
Genus: Malus
Section: Malus
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
Tribe: Maleae
Subtribe: Malinae
Nomen number: 23233
Place of publication: J. Gén. Hort. 15:161, t. 1585-1589. 1865
Link to protologue:
Comment: valid publication verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 22-Jun-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 23 (12 active, 11 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

  • Japanese crab  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • Japanese crab apple  (Source: Websters Dict) - English
  • Japanese flowering crab apple  (Source: Food Feed Crops US) - English
  • purple chokeberry  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • showy crab apple  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • vielblütiger Apfel  (Source: Zander ed17) - German

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental;

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated (only cult.)

References:

  1. Botanical Society of the British Isles. BSBI taxon database (on-line resource).
  2. Encke, F. et al. 1993. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. 2002. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage
  4. Forte, A. V. et al. 2002. Phylogeny of the Malus (apple tree) species, inferred from the morphological traits and molecular DNA analysis. Russian J. Genet. 38:1357-1369. Note: translated from Genetika
  5. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  6. Joshi, S. G. et al. 2009. Development of cisgenic apples with durable resistance to apple scab. Acta Hort. 839:403-406. Note: Malus floribunda as a source of resistance genes
  7. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  8. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2
  9. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  10. Rehder, A. 1949. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs.
  11. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986-2000. European garden flora.
  12. 1961. Webster's third new international dictionary.
  13. 2018. Mid-Atlantic invasive plant species (on-line resource)

Check other web resources for Malus floribunda Siebold ex Van Houtte :

  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?23233. Accessed 12 November 2019.