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Hawthorn in Highgate Wood

Observed: 12th May 2012 By: Jonathan
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Hawthorn
Description:
Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Hawthorn (Crataegus monogyna) interacts

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Crataegus

C. monogyna has one pistil and one seed (stone) in a berry, the Woodland Hawthorn C. oxyacantha (syn. C. laevigata) has more than one pistil so more than one seed (stones) per berry.

Brock

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Aha! thanks.

Aha! Hence 'monogyna'. Of course! thanks.

Jonathan
University of Edinburgh and Biodiversity Observatory (OU)