wild apple

Definitions of wild apple

n any of numerous wild apple trees usually with small acidic fruit

crab apple, crabapple
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Malus sylvestris, wild crab
wild crab apple native to Europe; a chief ancestor of cultivated apples
American crab apple, Malus coronaria, garland crab
medium-sized tree of the eastern United States having pink blossoms and small yellow fruit
Malus fusca, Oregon crab apple
small tree or shrub of western United States having white blossoms and tiny yellow or red fruit
Iowa crab, Iowa crab apple, Malus ioensis, prairie crab, western crab apple
wild crab apple of western United States with fragrant pink flowers
Bechtel crab, flowering crab
derived from the Iowa crab and cultivated for its large double pink blossoms
Type of:
apple tree
any tree of the genus Malus especially those bearing firm rounded edible fruits

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