Crataegus monogyna (bare root)

Crataegus monogyna (bare root)

Hawthorn

£1.30
Family: Rosaceae
Product Code: 100000001315
Stock In stock

Hawthorn. A broad headed tree with mid green leaves and thorny branches. Scented white flowers form in clusters in late spring and are followed by edible red fruit. Used to be known as the bread and cheese plant in times of hardship where parents would encourage their children to eat the berries on their way to and from school to cut down on food bills! Great for hedging. Height and spread to 8m x 5m.

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Info
Also Known As Quickthorn
Colour White
Evergreen Or Deciduous Deciduous
Flower Colour white
Good For Wildlife yes
Hardiness hardy
Height 8m
Native To UK
Pot Size bare root (60-80cm)
Scented yes
Season Spring
Soil Type Any Well Drained
Spread 6m
Time Of Flowering April-May
Common Name Hawthorn
Aspect Sun or Shade