Species name:

Crataegus monogyna

Taxonomy

Family

Species

monogyna

Nomenclature Melissopalynology

Classifier

Jacq.

Distribution

Europe, Mediterranean area, Africa, West Asia, Australia, New Zealand and America. In Italy prefers xerophilous scrub forests (0 - 1500 m).

Utility

Wildlife habitat, windbreak, decorative plant and biodiversity.

Flowering time

IV - V

Pollen colour

light green, light yellow, yellow green

Pollen

++

Nectar

++

Pollen characteristic

Polar View: Triangular
Crataegus monogyna
Crataegus monogyna
Crataegus monogyna
Equatorial view : Oval, Oblate
Crataegus monogyna
Crataegus monogyna
Crataegus monogyna