University of Rhode Island

Craetagus viridis

Green Hawthorn

Rounded dense thorny tree with glossy leaves and white fragrant flowers in May. Red berries in autumn, persisting into winter. Full sun, wind tolerant, pH adaptable. Native to Southeastern US. 20-30' x 20-30'.

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