CRATAEGUS schraderiana

Commonly known as Hawthorn

A rounded tree with deeply cut grey-green leaves. Masses of large purple-red fruits, no prickles either!
Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
    Deeply cut, hairy, 5- to 9-lobed leaves to 5cm (2in) long
  • White
  • Height
    5m (16ft)
  • Spread
    5m (16ft)
  • Tree
    Small, rounded, sparsely thorned tree. Corymbs of up to 12 flowers to 1.2cm (½in) across with red anthers
  • Hardy - very cold winter
    Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade

CRATAEGUS schraderiana

 
Estimated availability autumn 2022 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
£30.00 each 
Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2022
plant size comparison icon 3 - 5 Litre

 

  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Syn. C. orientalis var. sanguinea. Wildlife plant. Birds and insects
    Pests & Diseases
    Caterpillars, aphids, gall midges, fireblight, honey fungus, rust, powdery mildew
    Place of origin
    Southeastern Europe, western Asia
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Suitable for small gardens
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf Colour (if not green)
    Blue
    Greyish blue
  • Leaf margin
    Incised
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf shape
    Deltoid
    (see photos above)
    Rhomboidal
    (see photos above)
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 1
    Suitable for: Deciduous and evergreen trees, and some deciduous shrubs.
    Pruning: Minimal pruning required. Prune wayward or crossing branches to maintain a healthy framework.
    When: When dormant in the late winter/early spring. Some in the summer/autumn to prevent bleeding of sap.

    RHS group 1
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
    Spring
  • Soil Conditions
    Tolerates all
    Any soil except waterlogged
  • Tree Shape
    Rounded to broadly spreading
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
    Bird friendly
5m (16ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  5m (16ft)
 

Useful extras...

Share this page

Twitter Facebook Digg
Visit the Caerhays Castle website
Order the 2022 Burncoose Catalogue
Payment methods accepted
watch us on you tube
Visit Burncoose House - Holiday Accommodation
Burncoose Nurseries: Gwennap, Redruth, Cornwall TR16 6BJ
Telephone: +44 (0) 1209 860316 Email: info@burncoose.co.uk
© Burncoose Nurseries 1997 - 2022      Website by Forgecom
All plant pictures are copyright © Burncoose Nurseries unless otherwise stated.
No rights are given to download any of our pictures and use them (for personal or professional use) without our consent.