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Crataegus sp., Blackthorn, Cockspur, Hawthorn, Washington Thorn

Crataegus sp.

Blackthorn, Cockspur, Hawthorn, Washington Thorn
Family: Rosaceae
Can be used for bonsaiSmall tree 10-20 ftFull sunRegular waterModerate waterPink flowersWhite, off-white flowersOrnamental foliageRed, crimson, vinous flowersEthnomedical plant.
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Ethnomedical statements / products have not been evaluated by the FDA and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. We urge all customers to consult a physician before using any supplements, herbals or medicines advertised here or elsewhere.Attracts butterflies, hummingbirdsEdibleThorny or spinySubtropical, mature plant cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

Hawthorns are frost-hardy, robust, deciduous tree, most of which are compact enough even for quite small gardens.

+Crataegomespilus is the generic name applied to graft-chimeras between the genera Crataegus and Mespilus.

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