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Crataegus Trees For Sale

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We have the largest variety of Crataegus plants, including Crataegus monogyna, and we have the right one for your space. These Hawthorn trees have been selected to thrive in NZ’s climate, and we only stock the highest quality plants; sourcing them locally, and from NZ’s leading nurseries. Each plant is packed and transported with extreme care, ensuring it arrives to you in the same condition it was in when it left the nursery. If you are wanting to buy a Crataegus tree, shop with confidence from the best in the industry.

Crataegus Tree Questions

1. Does hawthorn grow in New Zealand?

Hawthorn grows well in New Zealand. It is a deciduous shrub or small tree that grows up to 10 metres tall, and has has spiny branches and white flowers in spring. The fruits are red and edible, but they are not very tasty.

2. Is hawthorn fast growing?

Hawthorn is a fast-growing plant. It can grow at 40-60 cm per year, and is typically planted as a hedge or specimen tree. It grows quickly to form a dense and prickly barrier. Hawthorn is also a popular choice for bonsai.

3. How to grow Hawthorn

Hawthorn is an easy plant to grow and care for, as it can tolerate a variety of climates. Here are some tips for growing a hawthorn tree:

With proper care, your hawthorn plant will thrive and grow quickly.

4. Where is the best place to plant hawthorn?

The best place to plant hawthorn depends on your intended use for the plant. If you are planting hawthorn as a hedge, choose a sunny spot with well-drained soil. Hawthorn can tolerate a variety of soil types, but it does like a well-drained soil.

If you are planting hawthorn as a specimen, choose a spot where it will have plenty of room to grow. Hawthorn can grow up to 10 metres tall, so it is important to plant it in a location where it will not be crowded by other plants.

Here are some additional tips for planting hawthorn:

5. Is Crataegus the same as hawthorn?

Crataegus is the same as hawthorn. It is the scientific genus that encompasses several hundred species of shrubs and trees commonly known as hawthorns. So, while "hawthorn" is the common name for the entire genus, "Crataegus" is the precise scientific label for all the individual species within that genus.

6. Does Crataegus monogyna like sun or shade?

Crataegus monogyna, the common hawthorn, enjoys both sun and light shade. While it thrives in full sun where it receives at least six hours of sun per day, it can also tolerate partial shade.

7. Are hawthorn trees any good?

Whether hawthorn trees are "good" or not depends entirely on your perspective and needs! They have both positive and negative aspects, so it's important to consider them carefully before planting one.



8. Can you plant hawthorn next to a house?

Planting a hawthorn next to your house can be both good and bad, depending on the specific circumstances. Here's things to consider:



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