Similar species: Page is under construction.
Habitat and ecology: Introduced from Asia, this species rarely escapes from cultivation into waste soil.
Occurence in the Chicago region: non-native
Etymology: Malus is the classic name for apple. Baccata means fleshy.
Author: The Morton Arboretum
Indiana Coefficient of Conservatism: C = null, non-native
Wetland Indicator Status: N/A