Malus baccata

ClassificationDicots
FamilyRosaceae
Family (Traditional)Rosaceae
GenusMalus
Species:Malus baccata (L.) Borkh.
Common NameSiberian Crab Apple
Growth Habitshrub
Plant Notes**
CharacteristicsArmaments: No; Milky Sap: No; Photosynthetic: Yes; Stipules: Yes; Woody Herbaceous: Woody; Duration: Perennial; General Ecology: Terrestrial; Growth Habit: shrub; Region of Origin: Asia; Reproductive Phenology: April; Reproductive Phenology: May; Reproductive Phenology: June; Leaf Arrangement: alternate; Leaf Complexity: simple; Leaf Dissection: 0; Leaf Fragrance: No; Leaf Persistance: Deciduous; Leaf Petiole Type: petiolate; Leaf Type: broadleaf; Leaf Venation: pinnate; Leaflet Number: 0; Base Flower Color: Pink; Base Flower Color: White; Fruit Dehiscence: No; Fruit Type: Berry; Fruit Type: Pome; Fruit Wet/Dry: Wet; Hypanthium Present: Yes; Ovary Position: Inferior; Overall Flower Symmetry: Actinomorphic; Perianth Present: Yes; Petal Fusion: No; Petal Number: 5; Pistil Number: 1; Sepal Fusion: No; Sepal Number: 5; Sexuality: monoclinous; Sporangium Arrangement: N/A; Stamen Number: 13+
C value N/A
StatusNot Native; KY[SNA] (State Rank); GNR (Global Rank)
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Species Distribution Map

This species has been reported in the counties highlighted in the interactive distribution map below. Click on a county to display the its name. Click the question mark icon () to view additional information about the ecoregions shown. In the map legend, there are links to toggle the visibility of the ecoregions and/or their labels. In addition, clicking on an ecoregion name will highlight that region on the map.

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Ecoregions
  • Southeastern Plains
    • Blackland Prarie
  • Blue Ridge Mountains
  • Ridge and Valley
  • Cumberland Plateau
  • Cumberland Mountains
  • Allegheny Plateau
  • Interior Plateau
    • Bluegrass Region
    • Nashville Basin
    • Pennyroyal Karst Plain
    • Western Highland Rim
    • Eastern Highland Rim

Synonyms

No synonyms exist for this species.

Specimens and Distribution

This species has been reported in the following counties by the herbaria listed. An overview of the individual specimens are provided in the table that follows. Click on the accession number to view details; click on column headers to sort.

Counties included on distribution map: Calloway (KY), Jefferson (KY), Robertson (KY), Montgomery (TN), Stewart (TN)

Herbaria represented by specimen data listed below: APSC, EKY

Range of years during which specimens were collected: 1987 - 1999

Accession No. (click for full details) County State Coll. Date Collector &
Collection No.
Herbarium &
Herbarium Name Used
APSC0044595 Stewart Tennessee
APSC
Malus baccata
APSC0097185 Jefferson Kentucky 27 Aug 1987 Max Medley
APSC
Malus baccata
APSC0041775 Montgomery Tennessee
APSC
Malus baccata
APSC0097180 Jefferson Kentucky 12 May 1987 Max Medley
APSC
Malus baccata
APSC0044153 Montgomery Tennessee
APSC
Malus baccata
APSC0096148 Jefferson Kentucky 03 Jul 1987 Max Medley
APSC
Malus baccata
APSC0096149 Jefferson Kentucky 03 Jul 1987 Max Medley
APSC
Malus baccata
31234100628443 Robertson Kentucky 05 Jul 1999 Ross C. Clark
25081
EKY
Malus baccata
APSC0110195 Jefferson Kentucky
APSC
Malus baccata
APSC0105180 Calloway Kentucky
APSC
Malus baccata
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