Family:
Rosaceae Juss.

Malus Mill.

This genus is accepted, and its native range is Temp. Northern Hemisphere to N. Indo-China.

Native to:

Afghanistan, Alabama, Alaska, Albania, Altay, Amur, Arkansas, Assam, Austria, Baltic States, Belgium, British Columbia, Bulgaria, Buryatiya, California, Central European Rus, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Chita, Corse, Czechoslovakia, Delaware, Denmark, District of Columbia, East European Russia, East Himalaya, Finland, Florida, France, Georgia, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hungary, Illinois, Indiana, Inner Mongolia, Iowa, Iran, Ireland, Irkutsk, Italy, Japan, Kansas, Kazakhstan, Kentucky, Khabarovsk, Kirgizstan, Korea, Krasnoyarsk, Krym, Louisiana, Manchuria, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nebraska, Nepal, Netherlands, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, North Caucasus, North European Russi, Northwest European R, Norway, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pakistan, Pennsylvania, Poland, Portugal, Primorye, Qinghai, Romania, Sakhalin, Sardegna, Sicilia, South Carolina, South Dakota, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tadzhikistan, Tennessee, Texas, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Virginia, Washington, West Himalaya, West Siberia, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Xinjiang, Yugoslavia

Introduced into:

Argentina Northeast, Argentina South, Azores, Baleares, Belarus, Colorado, Connecticut, Cyprus, Ecuador, Falkland Is., Iraq, Madeira, Maine, Manitoba, Massachusetts, Montana, Nevada, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New South Wales, Newfoundland, North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward I., Queensland, Québec, Rhode I., Taiwan, Utah, Vermont, Victoria, Wyoming

Malus Mill. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
37498.000

First published in Gard. Dict. Abr. ed. 4 2: (1754)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6 Scientific Data 8: 215.

  • Art and Illustrations in Digifolia

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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

  • Kew Science Photographs

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