Crataegus tanacetifolia
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Crataegus tanacetifolia

Syrian hawberry

  family rosaceae 
  genus crataegus 

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Genus  Crataegus Species  tanacetifolia Variety  Cultivar  Common names  Syrian hawberry Family  ROSACEAE Specimen number  S5871 Data source  GrUnFr p220;Frgnt p121
Life cycle
Life form  Terrestrial Life cycle  Woody perennial Life span  5 - 20 years Annual cycle  Deciduous Stature  Shrub Growth form  Various Growth habit  Not applicable Overall height  25' Overall spread   
Sunshine  Various Water  Various Optimal soil texture  Various Acceptable soil pH  Various USDA hardiness  Not classified AHS heat zones  Not classified Sunset climate zones  Not classified
Suitable for gardens  no Nursery  Unknown Compost  no Size at acquisition  Unknown Garden location  Unknown Garden notes  Crataegus tanacetifolia has strong fruity flowers.
Special qualities
Tolerates drought  no Tolerates high humidity  no Tolerates seaside conditions  no Insect resistant  no Disease resistant  no Deer resistant  no Best uses    Symbiosis  Attracts butterflies  no Attracts hummingbirds  no Autumn foliage  no Colorful berries  no Desirable qualities    Other interest    Other interest color  Other interest period   
Adverse factors
Common pests  Poisonous parts  Poisonous indications  Internal poison  no Dermatologic poison  no Livestock poison  no Mechanical injury  no Hay fever pollen    Hay fever season    Adverse qualities   
Herbal medicine
Medicinal properties  Medicinal parts  Has medicinal uses  no Do not self-administer  no Do no use if pregnant  no Legally restricted  no Toxicity precautions  Medicinal notes  The fruit is 1 inch in diameter yellow-red in color. It is apple flavored. Crataegus tanacetifolia is typically used in jelly.
Traditional uses
Parts used  Traditional uses  Contemporary uses  Fragrance  very sweet scented Fragrance parts  Flowers Fragrance intensity  Strong Fragrance category  Fruity Dye parts  Dye color 
Propagule  Various Pollination method  Self fertile Planting style    Crop spacing    Row spacing    Cold frame  Planting period    Harvesting period    Frost tolerance    Heat requirement    Fertilizer  Typical Time to harvest 
Is edible  yes Culinary uses  Jelly Nutritional value  Edible parts  Fruit Description of edible parts 1 inch in diameter yellow-red in color Flavor / texture  apple flavored
Horticulture notes  Crataegus tanacetifolia is self fertile. Syrian hawberry is considered to have originated from Syria and Asia minor.
Tag needs printing  no Collection notes  Crataegus tanacetifolia is a woody perennial. Syrian hawberry is deciduous in nature. Flowers are borne during the month of June.

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