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Crataegus pedicellata

Crataegus pedicellata Sarg.

Scarlet Hawthorn

Rosaceae (Rose family)

Synonym(s): Crataegus aulica, Crataegus caesa, Crataegus ellwangeriana, Crataegus habereri, Crataegus letchworthiana, Crataegus pedicellata var. assurgens, Crataegus pedicellata var. caesa, Crataegus pedicellata var. ellwangeriana, Crataegus pedicellata var. robesoniana, Crataegus pedicellata var. sertata


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 35 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: May


USA: CT , DE , IL , IN , KY , MA , MD , ME , MI , NH , NJ , NY , OH , PA , RI , VA , VT , WI , WV
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 pedicellata in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Crataegus pedicellata in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Crataegus pedicellata


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

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