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Crataegus texana (Texas hawthorn)
Cox, Paul

Crataegus texana

Crataegus texana Buckley

Texas hawthorn

Rosaceae (Rose Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: CRTE2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Tree
Leaf Retention: Deciduous
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Leaf Shape: Ovate
Leaf Apex: Acute
Leaf Base: Cuneate
Flower: Stamens 20
Fruit: Red
Size Class: 12-36 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr

Distribution

USA: TX
Native Distribution: Coastal Texas, endemic.
Native Habitat: Rich bottomlands.

Value to Beneficial Insects

Special Value to Native Bees

This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.

From the National Suppliers Directory

According to the inventory provided by Associate Suppliers, this plant is available at the following locations:

Hill Country Natives - Leander, TX

Bibliography

Bibref 293 - Manual of the Vascular Plants of Texas (1979) Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston

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Additional resources

USDA: Find Crataegus texana in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Crataegus texana in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Crataegus texana

Metadata

Record Modified: 2011-08-07
Research By: TWC Staff

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