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Crataegus mollis

Downy Hawthorn, Red Hawthorn

Main interest:
showy white flowers and large red fruit
Exposure:
full sun to full shade
Soil humidity:
dry to wet soil
Flower colour:
white
Fragrance:
Non-fragrant
Flowering period:
May to June
Foliage:
green
USDA Hardiness:
zone 3a: -40 °C (-40 °F) View Zone Map
Mature height & width (max.):
height: 20 ft (6 m) width: 20 ft (6 m)
Use:
specimen, screen, fruit garden

Crataegus mollis also know as Downy Hawthron or Arnold Hawthorn is an attractive, small, round-headed native tree that attracts wildlife to the garden. Dark green, shallow lobed leaves emerge in the spring and cover the branches. White flowers with colourful stamens follow them. The show continues with large, cherry-like red fruit. The fruit is sweet and can be used in pies, preserves, or dried. Try this hardy, easy to grow addition to your garden or landscape.

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Synonym(s): Crataegus coccinea var. mollis, Crataegus arnoldiana, Crataegus mollis f. mollis, Crataegus arkansana, Crataegus dumetosa

Also known as: Arnold Hawthorn, Downy Haw, Red Haw

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