Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


2829

Shrub, Tree
Perennial

Native to North Carolina
Documented growing wild in - NC -

Rare

Look for it in upland forests, pastures, brushy hillsides, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Deciduous
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:
Spring
White
Radially symmetrical
5-lobed calyx
5 petals
10 stamens (anthers pink)
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Red
Pome

 

TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!



Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Rosales
Series: Interserial hybrid

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Crataegus disperma   FAMILY Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Crataegus disperma   FAMILY Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Crataegus disperma

SYNONYMOUS WITH Haws: A Guide to Hawthorns of the Southeastern US (Lance, 2014)
Crataegus disperma

 

COMMON NAME:
Two-seed Hawthorn