Down Hawthorne Tree

Down Hawthorne Tree

Down Hawthorne Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Crataegus mollis
Hardiness Zones:   3 to 6
Growth_Rate:   Moderate
Site Requirements:   Sun to partial shade; moist well drained soil
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Rounded to wide spreading
Height:   20 to 30'
Weight:   -
Leaf:   2 to 4" alternate, simple leaf with sharp serration; gray cast in summer; yellow to bronze to bronze red fall color
Flower/Fruit:   1" white flowers in spring; red fruit in early fall; does not last long
Comments:    Native; good but variable tree; varying degrees of throniness; subject to rust disease
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   --