Hawthorn - Crataegus Monogyna
- Crataegus monogyna is a largely popular UK native plant, tough, hardy, and thorny used for hedgerows.
- Supplied 60-90cm tall ready to plant.
- Price Includes VAT.
Hawthorn is a tough, fast growing native shrub used widely in the UK for hedging. Hawthorn is a tough deciduous shrub bursting into spring with profuse white, sweetly fragrant flowers in spring followed by showy red hawthorn berries or haws in the autumn attractive to wildlife. It is one of the main ingredients for mixed native hedging schemes.
It is a good choice for coastal, windy, and exposed areas. Hawthorn is one of the most popular plants for boundary hedges because it is easy to grow and maintain. Hawthorn bushes have sharp thorns, somewhat hidden by its bright green leaves, making it perfect as a barrier.
Where to Plant
Plant full sun to partial shade, well-draining soil Plant 3-4 per metre for single row hedge, or 5-7 per metre for double staggered row or a denser hedge. Ultimate height and spread in about 10 years - 6m x 1.8m.
**Scot Plants Direct can only supply bareroot plants when they are dormant during the winter months from November to April annually.
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