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Crataegus rufula (Rusty hawthorn)
Bloodworth, Stefan

Crataegus rufula

Crataegus rufula Sarg.

Rusty Hawthorn

Rosaceae (Rose Family)


USDA Symbol: CRRU5

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Tree
Fruit Type: Pome
Size Notes: Up to about 15 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Feb , Mar , Apr


USA: FL , GA , NC , SC

Web Reference

Webref 57 - Atlas of Florida Plants (2020) Institute for Systematic Botany
Webref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2023-05-09
Research By: CBR

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