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Hawthorn, Russian
Crataegus ambigua
Type:Trees: Ornamental & Shade
Zone:4



Description:
This is a small, irregularly spreading ornamental tree that has finely textured, dark green foliage with showy white flowers followed by persistant red fruit. It has golden bark when young.

Care Instruction:
Soil and Moisture: Hawthorns are extremely adaptable to many soil types and thrive in most environments. Water needs are not demanding, just average moisture.
Fertilizing: No fertilization is necessary for healthy growth.
Pruning: In general, the plants create a nice, wide attractive canopy with no necessary pruning. For any suckers or wayward branches, it is best to prune in the late winter dormant period.