Malus rockii

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Malus rockii
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Rosales
Family: Rosaceae
Genus: Malus
Species: M. rockii
Binomial name
Malus rockii
  • Malus baccata subsp. himalaica (Maximowicz) Likhonos
  • M. baccata var. himalaica (Maximowicz) C. K. Schneider
  • Pyrus baccata var. himalaica Maximowicz

Malus rockii is a crabapple species in the family Rosaceae. It is native to China and Bhutan.[1]

Some subspecies of the Siberian crab apple (Malus baccata) are considered synonymous with this species.[1]


  1. ^ a b c Gu Cuizhi (Ku Tsue-chih) and Stephen A. Spongberg, "Malus rockii Rehder, J. Arnold Arbor. 14: 206. 1933", Flora of China online, 9