OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (10/20/20):
Crataegus lassa var. lanata   FAMILY Rosaceae   NEW! Click to go to FSUS key


(?) PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Crataegus lanata   FAMILY Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Crataegus lanata

SYNONYMOUS WITH Haws: A Guide to Hawthorns of the Southeastern US (Lance, 2014)
Crataegus lassa var. lanata

SYNONYMOUS WITH Beadle in Flora of the Southeastern US (Small, 1913)
Crataegus lanata

 

COMMON NAME:
Lanate Hawthorn


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WEAKLEY'S FLORA (10/20/20):
Crataegus lassa var. lanata   FAMILY Rosaceae

(?) PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Crataegus lanata   FAMILY Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Crataegus lanata

SYNONYMOUS WITH Haws: A Guide to Hawthorns of the Southeastern US (Lance, 2014)
Crataegus lassa var. lanata

SYNONYMOUS WITH Beadle in Flora of the Southeastern US (Small, 1913)
Crataegus lanata

 

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3872

Shrub; Tree
Perennial

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

Uncommon in Coastal Plain, rare in Piedmont (an endemic)

Habitat: Oak-pine scrub and sandy uplands, per Weakley's Flora

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IS THE PLANT "ARMED"?
Armed with nodal thorns

LEAVES:
Deciduous
Simple
Alternate
Petioles 5-10mm, distinctly glandular, sometimes winged for half+ its length

FLOWER:
Spring
White
Radially symmetrical
5-lobed calyx
5 petals
Usually 20 stamens (anthers usually white or yellow)
Inferior ovary

Inflorescences of 3-5 flowers

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Orange-red
Pome

 

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