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Crataegus nitidula

Crataegus nitidula Sarg.

Ontario Hawthorn

Rosaceae (Rose family)

Synonym(s): Crataegus nitidula var. limatula, Crataegus nitidula var. macrocarpa, Crataegus nitidula var. recedens, Crataegus recedens

USDA Symbol: CRNI4

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub , Tree
Leaf Retention: Deciduous
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Inflorescence: Terminal
Size Notes: Up to about 25 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: May , Jun


Canada: ON

Web Reference

Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2019-07-31
Research By: CBR

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