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A picture of a Broad-Leaved Cockspur Thorn 'Prunifolia'

Broad-Leaved Cockspur Thorn 'Prunifolia'

Crataegus persimilis 'Prunifolia'

Also known as

Hawthorn 'Prunifolia'

Crataegus x persimilis Prunifolia - Flickr - peganum by peganum (CC BY-SA 2.0)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H7

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

8m

Max

4m

Min

8m

50 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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A close up of a Crataegus persimilis 'Prunifolia' plant

Broad-Leaved Cockspur Thorn 'Prunifolia' Overview

Crataegus persimilis 'Prunifolia' is a deciduous tree cultivar from the Rosaceae family. It forms a broad crown and has long thorns. Foliage is shiny and oval in shape, it displays attractive autumn colouration, turning shades of red and orange. Flowers are white in colour, leading onto red fruits.

Common problems with Broad-Leaved Cockspur Thorn 'Prunifolia'

How to propagate Broad-Leaved Cockspur Thorn 'Prunifolia'

Seed

Grafting

Special features of Broad-Leaved Cockspur Thorn 'Prunifolia'

Attractive flowers

Attracts useful insects

Autumn colour