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Hawthorn 'Paul's Scarlet'

Crataegus laevigata 'Paul's Scarlet'

Also known as

Midland Thorn, Hawthorn

Rotdorn (Crataegus laevigata 'Paul's Scarlet')-hms(1) by Hans-Martin Scheibner (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

6a

USDA zone

-23°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

8m

Max

8m

4m

Min

4m

50 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Hawthorn 'Paul's Scarlet' Overview

This cultivar is a thorny, deciduous tree species with a rounded growth habit. It reaches a maximum height and width of around 8m, which may take anywhere from 20-50 years. Foliage is shiny and lobed, flowers pink-red and double in structure.

Common problems with Hawthorn 'Paul's Scarlet'

How to propagate Hawthorn 'Paul's Scarlet'

Seed

Propagate from cold-stratified seed.

Grafting

By grafting of named clones.

Other uses of Hawthorn 'Paul's Scarlet'

Banks, hedging, specimen. Suitable for coastal conditions.

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