Malus angustifolia

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Malus angustifolia
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Rosales
Family: Rosaceae
Genus: Malus
Species: M. angustifolia
Binomial name
Malus angustifolia
(Aiton) Michx.
Malus angustifolia range map.jpg
Natural range

Malus angustifolia, or Southern crabapple,[1] is a species of crabapple native to the Southeastern United States.. The fruits are small and have an aromatic scent and a pear-like shape. They are astringent and acidic and not palatable when raw, but can be used to make jellies, jams and food preserves. The tree is grown as an ornamental plant.

Lower taxa[edit]

Malus angustifolia var. angustifolia[1]
Malus angustifolia var. puberula[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Search results for: Malus". Retrieved September 11, 2009. 

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