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is a species of hawthorn
Crataegus , commonly called hawthorn or thornapple, is a large genus of shrubs and trees in the rose family, Rosaceae, native to temperate regions of the Northern Hemisphere in Europe, Asia and North America. The name hawthorn was originally applied to the species native to northern Europe,...
known by the common name parsley haw
. It is native to the southeastern U.S.
The leaves of C. marshallii
are finely dissected and decorative. The dainty flowers, small red fruit, and beautiful bark add to the ornamental value of this species.