Skip to main content
A picture of a Indian hawthorn

Indian hawthorn

Rhaphiolepis indica

Full Sun
Moderate watering

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.5m

Max

1.5m

1m

Min

1.25m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

More images of Indian hawthorn

Indian Hawthorn, India Hawthorn (Rhaphiolepis indica)
A photo of Indian hawthorn

Indian hawthorn Overview

This is a dense rounded shrub which grows about 1.8m tall. It will produce paddle-shaped, smooth-edged leaves which are covered with grey downy hairs. The flowers bloom in clusters of perfumed white flowers which appear in the summer.

How to propagate Indian hawthorn

Cuttings

You can propagate from seeds or cuttings.

Seed

Layering

Layering.

Other uses of Indian hawthorn

Grown for their flowers and foliage. In most areas they do best against a sheltered wall. Suitable for coastal conditions.