Plant ID forum: Washington Thorn (Crataegus phaenopyrum); thorny little tree

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DeClercq
Sep 8, 2015 5:27 PM CST
Still a baby, maybe 2-3 years old.
Located in east-central Indiana.
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Name: Kim
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Chillybean
Sep 8, 2015 5:53 PM CST
Welcome to the site! :D

I think it might be Washington Thorn (Crataegus phaenopyrum)

Those thorns look painful.
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plantladylin
Sep 8, 2015 7:17 PM CST
I agree, it sure looks to be Crataegus, more photos for comparison here:
http://www.wildflower.org/plants/result.php?id_plant=CRPH
http://www.illinoiswildflowers.info/trees/plants/wash_thorn....
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DeClercq
Sep 9, 2015 4:48 PM CST
That sure looks like what it is, thanks!

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