Parsley Hawthorn

Crataegus marshallii

Rosaceae

Parsley Hawthorn
Parsley Hawthorn
Parsley Hawthorn
Parsley Hawthorn
Parsley Hawthorn
Parsley Hawthorn

Clusters of white to pink flowers adorn the tree in early spring just as the fine fern-like textured foliage has fully emerged. Flowers are often followed by small but often long-lasting bright red crab-apple-like fruit. The Parsley Hawthorn produces a beautiful and durable small tree with beautiful peeling bark and smooth trunks. Drought tolerant once well-established and has a moderate to slow rate of growth.

This much sought after native tree will provide you with nice yellow fall color. Grow the Parsley Hawthorn as a small deciduous tree or even as bonsai. Tolerant of a wide variety of acidic soils from sandy-loam to clay. Provide full sun for the densest canopy.

 

Grows To: 12-25'+H x 12-25'W

USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 4,5,6,7,8,9

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Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun

Soil pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic

Soil Types & Moisture: Well-drained, acidic soils.

Deer Resistance: Not Normally Bothered

Native To / Cultivar Origin: US-South East and South Central

Please be advised that humans and/or animals may have allergic reactions if part(s) of this plant are consumed or by coming into contact with sap from bruised or broken plant parts: Use caution when handling due to small thorns.

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Container Size: Quart / 30 fl.oz. / 887 ml

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