Summer hawthorn, Yellow-leaf hawthorn, Yellowleaf hawthorn
USDA Symbol: CRFL2
USDA Native Status:
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Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May
DistributionUSA: AL , FL , GA , MD , MS , NC , PA , SC , TN , VA , WV
Native Distribution: VA & TN, s. to FL & MS
Native Habitat: Dry, sandy or rocky woodlands
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Part Shade
Soil Moisture: Dry
Soil Description: Dry, sandy or rocky soils.
Conditions Comments: Not Available
Value to Beneficial InsectsSpecial Value to Native Bees
This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.
PropagationDescription: Stratified seed will germinate.
Seed Collection: Not Available
Seed Treatment: 6-8 weeks of moist chilling improves germination.
Commercially Avail: yes
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Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Crataegus flava in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Crataegus flava in the Flora of North America (if available)
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MetadataRecord Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff