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Zones: 5 to 7
Mature Height: 15 to 20 feet
Mature Spread:15 to 20 feet
The English Hawthorn is the most ornamental of the hawthorns with small white to pink or red flowers and has deep red fruit in the fall. A small rounded and multitrunked tree. Profuse blooms blanket the branches. Spectacular!
When choosing a location, keep in mind that the English Hawthorn has a moderate growth rate. It grows up to 20 feet in height and 20 feet in spread. It can be planted in zones 5 to 7. Prefers full sun and well-drained soil. Provide good air circulation.
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.