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Fineberry Hawthorn - Crataegus chrysocarpa
Other Names:  Crataegus columbiana [misapplied]


Global Rank: G5
State Rank: S3S4

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General Description
Shrub 2–4 m high. Stems light brown, becoming gray; thorns mostly 3–6 cm long, straight to curved. Leaf blades ovate, 2–6 cm long, glandular-serrate, shallowly lobed, the lobes apiculate, sparsely appressed-hairy. Inflorescence 5- to 12-flowered, long-hairy. Flowers: hypanthium villous; sepals with glandular margins, 2–3 mm long; petals 7–10 mm long; stamens 10; styles 3 or 4. Pome 8–10 mm wide, red to burgundy, sparsely pubescent (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Species Range
Present
 


Range Comments
BC to NL south to OR, UT, CO and SD (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Summary of Observations Submitted for Montana
Number of Observations: 4

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Habitat
Riparian forest, woodlands, thickets, often along ditches; plains, valleys (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

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