- Family: Rosaceae
- Form: Deciduous shrub reaching 15 ft.
- Leaves: Simple, alternate, serrate, ovate
- Stem/Bark: Large thorns occur along the grey and crooked stems
- Flower: Small and white, with five petals and prominent stamens
- Fruit: Green pome
- Comments: One of ten species of Crataegus native to Florida
- Additional Resources: Wikipedia Link