Now accepting plant orders. Order early to assure availability. We start shipping potted plants mid-March of 2021!
Hawthorn, Wild Form (Crataegus monogyna) bare-root 6-year-old tree, organic
Please note: We will be shipping a limited number of 6-year-old bare-rooted hawthorn trees this spring (2021). All of them are quite well developed. Shipping will start March 15th to the warmer states until such time as the trees break dormancy around May 1st. If you have a particular shipping week in mind, please let us know by using the “order comments” field at checkout.
Family: Rose (Rosaceae)
Hardy to Zones 4 to 8
Small to mid-sized deciduous thorny bush to small tree to 30 feet and equally as wide, can be kept trimmed to desired size and even does well as a hedgerow species. Tree prefers full sun to part shade and deep, moist to mesic soil of average fertility. No compost or fertilizer is needed or recommended. Space trees 30 feet apart or if making into a hedgerow plant 5 feet apart. A giving plant to bird and beast alike. Traditional usage (TWM): maladies of the heart. Hawthorn is considered to be an adaptogen for the heart. Tree has a beautiful fountaining habit, and the fruits are really good to eat fresh, dried, or in confections (but remove the seeds lest they remove a tooth).
Plant certified organically grown, will be bare-rooted to ship
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