Crataegus succulenta var. gemmosa

(Sargent) Kruschke

Publ. Bot. Milwaukee Public Mus. 3: 159. 1965.

Endemic
Basionym: Crataegus gemmosa Sargent Bot. Gaz. 33: 119. 1902
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 9. Treatment on page 519.

Leaves: blade narrowly ovate to broadly elliptic, proportionately wide (1.3–1.5:1). Inflorescence branches pubescent. Anthers red or pink. Pomes 12–14 mm diam.


Phenology: Flowering May; fruiting Sep–Oct.
Habitat: Brush, field margins, open woodlands
Elevation: 100–300 m

Discussion

Variety gemmosa resembles var. succulenta except for larger fruit size.

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

None.
scabrate-pubescent +
glabrescent +  and scabrous-pubescent +
0.8 cm8 mm <br />0.008 m <br /> (2.5 cm25 mm <br />0.025 m <br />) +
pink +  and red +
0.05 cm0.5 mm <br />5.0e-4 m <br /> (0.07 cm0.7 mm <br />7.0e-4 m <br />) +
James B. Phipps +
(Sargent) Kruschke +
compound +  and simple +
opposite +  and alternate +
cuneate +
Crataegus gemmosa +
less ovate or rhombic-elliptic +  and rhombic-elliptic +
8 cm80 mm <br />0.08 m <br /> (12 cm120 mm <br />0.12 m <br />) +
narrowly ovate +  and broadly elliptic +
4 cm40 mm <br />0.04 m <br /> (7 cm70 mm <br />0.07 m <br />) +
1.7 cm17 mm <br />0.017 m <br /> (?) +
glabrous +  and pubescent +
adnate +  and distinct +
crowded +, scattered +  and alternate +
not +  and aggregated +
100–300 m +
succulent +
1.2 cm12 mm <br />0.012 m <br /> (1.7 cm17 mm <br />0.017 m <br />) +
unisexual +  and bisexual +
not +  and aggregated +
not +  and aggregated +
yellow +  and red or purplish +
0.6 cm6 mm <br />0.006 m <br /> (2 cm20 mm <br />0.02 m <br />) +
paler gray +, dark gray +, redbrown +, dark +  and reddish green +
older +, old +  and new +
Brush, field margins, open woodlands +
pubescent +  and glabrous +
constricted +
0.2 cm2 mm <br />0.002 m <br /> (0.6 cm6 mm <br />0.006 m <br />) +
crassinucellate +
deciduous +
craspedodromous +
obscure +  and well-marked +
6 +  and 8 +
glandular-serrate +  and glandular-laciniate +
inferior +  and superior +
biseriate +  and clustered +
collateral +  and basal +
0.8 cm8 mm <br />0.008 m <br /> (2.5 cm25 mm <br />0.025 m <br />) +
elliptic +  and circular +
0 (?) +  and 4 (?) +
free +  and distinct +
post-mature +
eglandular +  and winged +
1 cm10 mm <br />0.01 m <br /> (2 cm20 mm <br />0.02 m <br />) +
Flowering May +  and fruiting Sep–Oct. +
adnate +, free +, connate +  and distinct +
dark gray-brown +  and russet +
exfoliating +  and corrugated +
1.2 cm12 mm <br />0.012 m <br /> (1.4 cm14 mm <br />0.014 m <br />) +
pubescent +  and glabrous +
lustrous +  and bright +
suborbicular +
Publ. Bot. Milwaukee Public Mus. +
not arillate +
persistent +
free +  and distinct +
glandular-denticulate +  and glandular-laciniate +
spreading-reflexed +
triangular +
0.4 cm4 mm <br />0.004 m <br /> (0.6 cm6 mm <br />0.006 m <br />) +
1-50-flowered +  and few-leaved +
free +  and distinct +
branched +  and simple +
persistent +
distinct +
exsert +  and lateral +
elongate +
glabrous +  and tomentose +
Crataegus succulenta var. gemmosa +
Crataegus succulenta +
variety +
6 cm60 mm <br />0.06 m <br /> (8 cm80 mm <br />0.08 m <br />) +
brown +  and dark blackish +
slender +
3 cm30 mm <br />0.03 m <br /> (6 cm60 mm <br />0.06 m <br />) +
craspedodromous +  and gland-tipped +
inconspicuous +
less erect +  and oblique +
1 +  and several +
determinate +
6 +  and 8 +
tree +  and shrub +