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Zones: 5 to 9
Mature Height: 25 feet
Mature Spread: 9 feet
The European Hawthron is sometimes called a 'single-seeded hawthorn' or 'oneseed hawthorn'. Larger, denser and more variable in form than the English hawthorn. Produces white flowers in late spring and is almost completely thornless. This tree has upright branches with a narrow habit and is a good choice for urban areas. Native to England and Europe.
When choosing a location, keep in mind that the European Hawthorn has a moderate growth rate. It grows up to 25 feet in height and 9 feet in spread. It can be planted in zones 5 to 9. Prefers full sun and well-drained soil, but fairly tolerant of adverse conditions.
How To Start These Seeds:
Scarification: Soak in sulfuric or nitric acid for 1-2 hours and wash under cold water for 10-15 minutes, rinse 3 times
Stratification: Cold stratify for 120 days
Germination: Sow seed 3/8 inch deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed
Seed Count Per Packet:
This packet contains 40 hand-sorted, high-quality seeds.
If refrigerated upon receipt, these seeds can be stored for up to a year before you decide to use them.