Taxon: Malus prunifolia (Willd.) Borkh.

 
Genus: Malus
Section: Malus
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
Tribe: Maleae
Subtribe: Malinae
Nomen number: 23259
Place of publication: Theor. prakt. Handb. Forstbot. 2:1278. 1803
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 29-Jun-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 29-Jun-2011
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Geneva (GEN)
Accessions: 54 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental ()
  • Gene sources: graft stock relative for apple (fide Genet Res Crop Evol 46:606. 1999)
  • Gene sources: potential for cold tolerance in apple (fide Genet Res Crop Evol 46:606. 1999)
  • Gene sources: potential for disease resistance in apple (fide Genet Res Crop Evol 46:606. 1999)
  • Gene sources: progenitor of ornamental apples ()
  • Gene sources: secondary genetic relative of apple (fide Russian J Genet 38:1155, 1158. 2002)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Gansu, Hebei, Henan, Hunan, Liaoning, Nei Monggol, Ningxia, Qinghai, Shaanxi, Shandong, Shanxi, Sichuan, Yunnan]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

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  18. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)
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  20. Zhou, Z.-Q. 1999. The apple genetic resources in China: the wild species and their distributions, informative characterists and utilisation Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 46:607.

Check other web resources for Malus prunifolia (Willd.) Borkh. :


Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?23259. Accessed 24 April 2018.