Kluut's picture

Midland thorn

Observed: 21st May 2010 By: KluutKluut’s reputation in PlantsKluut’s reputation in PlantsKluut’s reputation in Plants
P5213367.JPG
P5213369.JPG
P5213370.JPG
P5213373.JPG
Description:

A selected clone of the common Midland thorn (hawthorn). In the next day or so the entire tree will be a pyramid of almost solid pink (except where the bullfinches stripped the buds last winter). It is a small(ish) tree - ideal for all but small gardens.

Identifications
  •  
    Likely ID
    Paul's scarlet thorn (Crataegus laevigata coccinea plena - Paul's Scarlet)
    Confidence: I'm as sure as I can be.
Species interactions

No interactions present.