Malus sylvestris


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Related to Malus sylvestris: Malus pumila, Prunus padus, Malus domestica

Malus sylvestris

the common apple. The fruit can be eaten in sufficient amounts to cause carbohydrate engorgement. The pips contain sufficient cyanogenetic glycoside to cause cyanide poisoning if they were eaten in quantity. Called also M. pumila, Pyrus malus.
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