Genus Crataegusis a genus of several hundred species of shrubs and trees in the familyRosaceae, native to temperate regions of the Northern Hemisphere in Europe, Asia, North Africa, and North America. The name "hawthorn" was originally applied to the species native to northern Europe, especially the common hawthorn.
Details Hand grafted and propagated at Lime Cross Nursery, Crataegus laevigata 'Pauls Scarlet' is a small, rounded deciduous thorny tree with lobed, glossy leaves. Flowers fully double, light red.
Soil Type: Normal, heavy clay, light sandy, chalk, loam. Aspect: Full sun. Foliage Type: Deciduous. Foliage Colour: Green - yellow leaves. Pot Size:12 Litre. Ultimate Height: 6m. Ultimate Spread: 4m. Growth Rate: 10 - 20 years. Special Attributes: Makes a great accent plant for the garden landscape.