name botanical:Crataegus sanguinea
other name:Siberian Hawthorn
family:Rose family (Rosaceae)
height:up to 7 m (30 ft)
The leaves are ovate, serrated and dull green. The leaf arrangement is alternate.
flowering:April - Mai
The flowers of the hawthorn are fragrant, white and stand up together in tufts. The single flower has five petals.
gender distribution:monoecious / hermaphrodite
The apple-like fruit is green in summer and red in autumn. The diameter is about 1,5 cm (0.6 in) tall.
bark:The bark is gray-brown with cracks.
ph value:acidic to alkaline
Garden tree, hedge plant
pruning:tolerates pruning well
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