fireberry hawthorn, round-leaved hawthorn
Etymology: Crataegus: Greek cratos for "strength" because of the hardness of the wood
Plants: perennial tree
Conservation Status: Native
Floristic Rating: Coefficient of Conservatism = 4 University of Wisconsin - Green Bay: Trees: Photos, descriptions, information USDA Plants Database: Federal Distribution and detailed information including photos Southwest School of Botanical Medicine: Britton & Brown Illustrated Flora - 2nd Edition (1913) "An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States and Canada"