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Crataegus laevigata Paul's Scarlet, Red May, Hawthorn

Suitable for any normal soil and position and the following 
Ultimate Height25ft (7.6m)Exposed/WindyYes
  Damp ShadeYes
Av. Growth/Year*1ft (30cm)Dry ShadeNo
Wet SitesYes
NativeNoCoastal AreasYes
EvergreenNoChalky SoilYes

This plant has been awarded an RHS Award of Garden Merit.Award of Garden Merit
Av. Growth/Year* = Average growth per year in first 10-20 years, click here for more details.

THORN, DOUBLE SCARLET (Crataegus laevigata Paul's Scarlet) (Red May, Hawthorn)
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Branches smothered with clusters of small red flowers. Display tree at Garden Centre.

Very hardy, dense round-headed deciduous tree, thorny branches, shiny deeply lobed leaves. Branches will be smothered with clusters of clear bright red double flowers in early May followed by bright red fruits in autumn. Very attractive specimen tree, or can be used in a Quickthorn hedge.
TREE 20ft x 18ft (6m x 5.5m) in 20 years, ultimate height 25ft (7.6m).

 Br 4-5ft
17.95 Bare rooted stock will be available
from Nov., see below/right.

Br = Bare rooted cutting, layer etc.
Pg = Pot grown.

We can only sell bare-rooted plants when they are dormant. This is later this year than normal due to the mild weather.

Mix and Match Offer Buy any three ornamental trees (except Eucalyptus and save 3).

All prices include VAT where applicable.

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