(First upload on November 3 2019. Last on June 13 2020) [ 日本語 | English ]

Apple fruit

Mount Usu / Sarobetsu post-mined peatland
From left: Crater basin in 1986 and 2006. Cottongrass / Daylily

Malus Tourn. ex L. (リンゴ), apple
Apple (リンゴ, 林檎) or apple tree =
M. asiatica Nakai (ワリンゴ, 和林檎) +
M. pumila Mill.
Seiyouringo (セイヨウリンゴ, 西洋林檎), apple (paradise apple, common apple or cultivated apple)
Lifeform: deciduous tree
Origin: cultivated in Europe
Use: fruit

Malus domestica Borkh., often used for cultivated species
Malus pumila Mill. var. domestica (Borkh.) C. K. Schneid.


Malus pumila in Hokkaido

Apple1 Apple2 Apple3
Apple4 Apple5
[1-5] on a house garden in N25/W2, North Ward, Sapporo. [1-3] on July 5 2019. [4/5] on May 26 2020.

Newton's apple

Apple1 Apple2 Conserved by graft

1965 imported and planted in Koishikawa Botanical Garden (小石川植物園) →
1982 transplanted to Fukagawa City →
1995 transplanted to this location

Nearby the location of Takeo Arishima (有島武郎) house in North Ward, Sapporo, on June 12 2020.