Crataegus tracyi Ashe ex Eggl.
Tracy's Hawthorn, Tracy Hawthorn, Mountain Hawthorn
Rosaceae (Rose Family)
Synonym(s): Crataegus montivaga
USDA Symbol: CRTR
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Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial
Leaf Retention: Deciduous
Fruit Type: Pome
Size Notes: Up to about 25 feet tall.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Apr , May
Native Habitat: Rocky banks of streams of Texas' Edward Plateau area and westward; acidic, igneous soils.
Growing ConditionsWater Use: Low
Light Requirement: Part Shade
Soil Moisture: Dry
Drought Tolerance: High
Conditions Comments: Likes acidic, igneous soils; low water requirement.
Deer Resistant: High
Value to Beneficial InsectsSpecial Value to Native Bees
This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.
From the National Organizations DirectoryAccording to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center - Austin, TX
Wildflower Center Seed BankLBJWC-PM-17 Collected 2006-10-22 in Jeff Davis County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
BibliographyBibref 298 - Field Guide to Texas Trees (1999) Simpson, B.J.
Bibref 297 - Trees of Central Texas (1984) Vines, Robert A.
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Web ReferenceWebref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter
Webref 1 - Texas Native Shrubs (2002) Texas A&M University Agriculture Program and Leslie Finical, Dallas Arboretum
Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Crataegus tracyi in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Crataegus tracyi in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Crataegus tracyi
MetadataRecord Modified: 2023-05-09
Research By: NPC