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Crataegus viridis var. viridis

Crataegus viridis L. var. viridis

Green Hawthorn

Rosaceae (Rose family)

Synonym(s): Crataegus abbreviata, Crataegus amicalis, Crataegus atrorubens, Crataegus blanda, Crataegus enuculata, Crataegus glabriuscula, Crataegus ingens, Crataegus interior, Crataegus micrantha, Crataegus tripartita, Crataegus velutina, Crataegus viridis var. interior, Crataegus viridis var. lanceolata, Crataegus viridis var. lutensis, Crataegus viridis var. lutescens, Crataegus viridis var. velutina


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub , Tree
Leaf Retention: Deciduous
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Inflorescence: Terminal
Fruit Type: Pome
Size Notes: Up to about 50 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Apr , May


USA: AL , AR , DE , FL , GA , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MD , MO , MS , NC , OK , PA , SC , TN , TX , VA , WV

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


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

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