Crataegus orientalis

A mass of pretty which flowers, with red markings, in late spring, are followed by pretty orange red fruit. This tree has a gently spreading habit and the dark green foliage, which falls in autumn, has an attractive silvery sheen. It will attract bees and provide shelter for birds and other wildlife once mature.

Month Available: October

Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous

Flower Colour: Red

Suitable For Wildlife: Birds

Soil Type: Well-drained

Sun/Shade: Full sun or partial shade

Season of Interest: Spring, Summer, Autumn

Flower/Foliage/Berries: Flowers, Foliage, Berries

Plant Type: Ornamental Tree

Hardy: Fully

Main Attribute: Small Garden, Spring Blossom.

Height / Spread: 6m x 6m (20ft x 20ft)

Always plant your tree with a stake. The stake must be knocked into the ground on the windward side of the tree and secured to the tree.

Where to Plant: Borders

Pests and Diseases: Aphids

Plant Care: Prune lightly to restrict growth /remove unwanted branches, heavy prune in late autumn.

Care and Time: Medium - autumn

Warning: None

Benefits: Trees make you feel good and attract wildlife and birds to the garden . One mature tree produces enough oxygen for forty people . Trees sponge up carbon dioxide and air pollutants. Twenty trees offset the pollution of one car driven sixty miles. Trees provide privacy and reduce noise. A well chosen and postitioned tree can increase the value of your property

History: The common name for the genus Crataegus is Hawthorn, which covers a variety of ornamental trees and hedging.

EU Rights: N/A

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