Crataegus furtiva Beadle. Phen: Late Mar-Apr; late Aug-Sep. Hab: Upland pine forests, pine-oak scrub, longleaf pine sandhills, disturbed woodlands, abandoned fields. Dist: Se. NC to c. AL, s. to peninsular FL.
ID notes: The most definitive morphological traits are the heavily white-pubescent floral and early vegetative parts and obtrullate, 3-lobed leaves.
Origin/Endemic status: Endemic
Syn: = FNA9, S2, Lance (2014), Phipps, O’Kennon, & Lance (2003)