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Crataegus dodgei

Crataegus dodgei Ashe

Dodge's Hawthorn, Dodge Hawthorn

Rosaceae (Rose Family)

Synonym(s): Crataegus crassifolia, Crataegus delosii, Crataegus dodgei var. flavida, Crataegus dodgei var. rotundata, Crataegus flavida, Crataegus minutiflora, Crataegus rotundata

USDA Symbol: crdo3

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

The species is named for Charles Keene Dodge (1844-1918).


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Tree
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Leaf Shape: Obovate , Ovate
Leaf Pubescence: Glabrous
Leaf Margin: Dentate , Serrate
Leaf Base: Cuneate
Inflorescence: Corymb
Fruit Type: Pome
Size Notes: Up to about 15 feet tall.
Fruit: Reddish-orange

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr


USA: CT , IL , IN , MA , MD , ME , MI , NH , NJ , NY , PA , RI , VT , WI
Canada: ON , QC
Native Habitat: Thickets, edges of forests and swamps, dry prairie, pine plains, roadsides, fencerows, fields.

Value to Beneficial Insects

Special Value to Native Bees

This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.

Web Reference

Webref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 34 - Go Botany (2019) Native Plant Trust
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2023-05-09
Research By: TWC Staff

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