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Smooth Hawthorn
Crataegus laevigata

This species is native to Europe and was introduced into northern North America as an ornamental tree. This hawthorn typically has a dense crown and grayish-brown bark. The fly Dasineura crataegi is responsible for the distinctive galls on the leaves of this species. It is also called English Hawthorn, Pear-Thorn, Quick-Set-Thorn, Whitehorn, and Woodland Hawthorn.

Habitat:Planted as an ornamental, growing best in full sun.
Growth Habit:Deciduous tree, growing to 4.5-6 m tall.
Bloom Time:Mid-spring.
Presence in US:MA MI NY WA WI
Presence in Canada:ON QC
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