OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (4/24/22):
Crataegus ×vailiae   FAMILY Rosaceae   NEW! Click to go to FSUS key


(?) INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Crataegus vailiae   FAMILY Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Crataegus ×vailiae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Haws: A Guide to Hawthorns of the Southeastern US (Lance, 2014)
Crataegus ×vailiae [calpodendron × uniflora]

 

COMMON NAME:
Vail’s Hawthorn


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image of Crataegus ×vailiae, Vail’s Hawthorn

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_crva_001_lvd

        

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (4/24/22):
Crataegus ×vailiae   FAMILY Rosaceae

(?) INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Crataegus vailiae   FAMILY Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Crataegus ×vailiae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Haws: A Guide to Hawthorns of the Southeastern US (Lance, 2014)
Crataegus ×vailiae [calpodendron × uniflora]

 

Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME:

3879

Shrub; Tree
Perennial

Native to North Carolina & Georgia

Rare

Habitat: Pastures, woodlands, streambanks, per Weakley's Flora

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IS THE PLANT "ARMED"?
Armed with nodal thorns

LEAVES:
Deciduous
Simple
Alternate
Petioles eglandular

FLOWER:
Spring
White
Radially symmetrical
5-lobed calyx
5 petals
Inferior ovary

Inflorescences of 3-8 flowers

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Green, yellow or red?
Pome

 

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