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Russian Hawthorne
Catalogue A# 2000-127 H10
GPS 45D 43' 58" N / 108D 37' 20" W

Crataegus ambigua

Family: Rosaceae

Origin: Unknown

Common name: Russian Hawthorne

Location: West lawn of Homestead House

Number in accession: 1

Curator's Note: Specimen is prolific with fruit each year

​This 9 inch Hawthorn provides overall benefits of: $30 every year. 

Deciduous Tree Type: Flowering Tree
Tree Habit: Round
Mature Size (generic): TREE (10-20' Tall) • Broad Canopy
Fall Color: Subtle
Features: Winter Interest, Attracts Birds
Flowering Season: Spring
USDA Hardiness Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7
Water Needs: Moderate
Growth Rate: Moderate
Light Needs: Filtered Sun, Partial Sun, Full Sun
Mature Height: 15-25 Feet
Mature Width: 15-20 Feet
Name: Russian Hawthorne
Flower Color Group: White


The Russian Hawthorn is a relatively small deciduous tree growing to about 15 feet tall at maturity. This tree is primarily planted as an accent tree in yards and landscaping. ... The Russian Hawthorn is a highly adaptable tree to both dry and moist soil as long as there is no standing water.

overallbenefitsMA29Park or other vacant
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