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Photo of hawthorn trees blooming on lawn of Missouri state capitol

Hawthorns

Various species in the genus Crataegus
Our state flower, the hawthorn, is solidly represented in Missouri. There are about 100 different kinds of hawthorns that occupy almost every kind of soil in every part of the state. Member of the rose family, hawthorns are closely related to apples.

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Photo of hawthorn trees blooming on lawn of Missouri state capitol

Hawthorns

Our state flower, the hawthorn, is solidly represented in Missouri. There are about 100 different kinds of hawthorns that occupy almost every kind of soil in every part of the state. Member of the rose family, hawthorns are closely related to apples.

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Missouri's State Family

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Missouri's delicate flower, gorgeous bird and pretty tree create a living legacy that ties present to past and future.

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