Hawthorn (Crataegus monogyna)

£4.75

Hawthorn (Crataegus monogyna) cell grown in Scotland. A deciduous tree offering an abundance of beautiful white blossom around March – April and red berries in the summer. These can be grown as a stand alone tree or as hedging.
It prefers moist or wet soil and can tolerate drought. The plant can tolerate maritime exposure too.

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Description

Hawthorn (Crataegus monogyna) cell grown in Scotland. A native deciduous tree offering an abundance of beautiful white blossom around March – April and red berries in the summer. These can be grown as a stand alone tree or as hedging.
It prefers moist or wet soil and can tolerate drought. The plant can tolerate maritime exposure too.
  • Blooms March – April
  • Produces edible fruit – often used in jams and jellies.
  • Grown in Scotland
  • Trees reach up to 6m at a medium rate
  • Great for bees and other pollinators
  • Fantastic nesting shelter for many species of bird.

The haws are rich in antioxidants and are eaten by migrating birds, such as redwings, fieldfares and thrushes.

Used as hedging the hawthorn makes for a good windbreak.

Supplied trees are cell grown and around 1.5-2ft tall. Branches may be trimmed and trees supplied without plant pot for safe shipping and to reduce waste.

Additional information

Weight 800 g
Dimensions 60 × 8 × 8 cm
Delivery

Trees are posted out using Royal Mail.

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