Chinese hawthorn grow and care – tree of the genus Crataegus also known as Crataegus pinnatifida, Chinese hawthorn perennial deciduous plant, fruit edible also used as ornamental plant and as bonsai, can grow in temperate, mediterranean, subtropical climate and growing in hardiness zone 5-10.
Leaves color green lobed to deeply lobed with serrated edge.
Flower color is white in the inner part is yellow and the stamens are red, the flowers grow on clusters.
Chinese hawthorn fruits
Fruit edible, peel color red can be with white dots the inner part of the fruit is white, the shape of the fruit looks like little apple with crown in the top.
Chinese hawthorn for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy How to grow Chinese hawthorn growing and care:
Chill hours, moist soil
Plant / Seed What is the best way to start growing? Yes Is it necessary to graft in Chinese hawthorn? ? Difficulties or problems when growing: Winter, spring, summer Planting season: Aphids, mealy bug, mites, borer Pests and diseases: Autumn / Winter Pruning season: Dead branches and to open the tree How to prune: 3-6 m, 10-20 feet Size of the plant? Medium growing Growth speed in optimal condition: Average amount of water / Big amount of water Water requirement: Full Sun / Half Shade Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Yes Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Spring / Summer Bloom season: White flower with yellow inner the stamens are red, the flowers grow on clusters. General information about the flower Bees Pollination is done by: Edible Fruits Summer / Autumn Fruit harvest season: Fruit fly, birds Fruits pests or diseases: Eat raw, dry, cooked What can be done with big quantities of Chinese hawthorn fruits? Cover the tree or protect the fruit against fruit fly Work requirements on the fruit: 2-3 years How long does it take to bear fruit? Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Spring Planting, Summer planting, Winter planting
Light exposure requirements:
Full sun Plants, Part shade Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate, Temperate Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Average growing plants
Deciduous, Perennial plant, Tree
Edible plants, Ornamental plants
Requirements for watering the plant:
Big amount of water, Regularly water
Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 5, Hardiness zone 6, Hardiness zone 7, Hardiness zone 8, Hardiness zone 9
Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Spring flowers, Summer flowers
Autumn Harvest, Summer Harvest
Alcoholic beverages, Dried fruit, Eaten raw, Fruit, Ice pop & Ice cream plants, Jams, Juice