Trees, Shrubs, and Woody Vines of North Carolina
Plantae>Magnoliophyta>Magnoliopsida>Rosales>Rosaceae>Crataegus marshallii Eggleston
Most common in swamp forests, this petite hawthorn is recognized by its deeply-lobed parsley-like leaves, small flowers, and small fruits. The thorns are relatively innocuous. Craven Co., NC 9/3/03.
The leaves are quite variable. Columbus Co., NC 7/19/03.
Clay Co., NC 5/13/06
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