Crataegus texana var. texana

Synonyms: Crataegus quercina Ashe
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 9. Treatment on page 555.

Leaf blades: lobes 2–4 per side, sinuses deep, lobe apex ± angled.

Phenology: Flowering Mar–Apr; fruiting Sep–Nov.
Habitat: Brush
Elevation: 10–100 m


Variety texana is apparently restricted to south-central Texas, where it is locally common. Sporadic forms from southeastern Texas with rhombic-ovate, deeply incised leaves and yellowish fruit likely represent introgression with Crataegus mollis var. viburnifolia.

Selected References


Lower Taxa