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Midland Hawthorn 'Paul's Scarlet' / Crataegus Laevigata 4-5ft, Rosea Flore Pleno

£24.99

Expected release date is 1st Nov 2020

Midland Hawthorn 'Paul's Scarlet' / Crataegus Laevigata 4-5ft, Rosea Flore Pleno

 

These are BARE ROOTED plants which can be planted from the end of October until April and will be dispatched as soon as the weather turns cold and they become dormant.The dispatch date depends on the Autumn temperature and varies from year to year.

 

This lovely tree, formerly called 'Coccinea Plena' or 'Kermesiana Plena', is a sport of 'Rosea Flore Pleno', the double pink hawthorn, and one of the finest for spring and autumn display.

 

Growing Details:

Common Name: Midland hawthorn
Genus: Crataegus
Species: laevigata
Cultivar: 'Paul's Scarlet'
Skill Level: Beginner
Exposure: Full sun, Partial shade
Hardiness: Hardy
Soil type: Well-drained/light, Dry, Moist
Height: 600cm
Spread: 500cm
Time to plant seeds: March to May
Flowering period: May to June

 

Description:

It is a garden form of the Midland hawthorn, a familiar woodland shrub or tree occasionally found in hedgerows, and flowering a week or so earlier than other hawthorns. The trees are laden with double red blooms in May, while the early autumn display of deep red berries is almost equally lavish. 

 

For the bare root planting instructions, please click here.

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  1. Excellent 5

    Posted by Irene Russell on 28th Mar 2019

    Really pleased with this hawthorn. Well packed very sturdy and healthy trees. Highly recommend