Malus pumila · naminė obelis

The primary ancestor of most cultivars of the domesticated apple is Malus sieversii - a wild apple native to the mountains of Central Asia in southern Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Xinjiang (China). Recent cultivars have significant influx of genes from Malus sylvestris. Kingdom: Plantae Clade: Tracheophytes Clade: Angiosperms Clade: Eudicots Clade: Rosids Order: Rosales Family: Rosaceae