Crataegus monogyna Jacq. (Midland hawthorn)

Midland hawthorn


Craataegus monogyna

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Crataegus monogyna Jacq. – (Midland hawthorn)

Deciduous tree or shrub of the Rose family -rosaceae- up to 10 m. Erect stems with thorny branches. Alternate leaves, trilobated. White flowers till 1,5 cm, in flat corymbs; sweet-scented. The fruit is a drupe, bright red. In woods, hedges of scrub, steep banks.

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22 April, 2019

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