Common name: Midland Hawthorn
Native: West and Central Europe.
Size and Spread (10yrs): 3m x 3m
Treatment required: Deeply dormant. 39wks stratification needed, at least 3mths moist warm followed by the same moist cold.
Scarifying the seed might speed germination up.
Seeds/kg: c.20500: 80%viable
Ideal sowing period: Spring. Be prepared to wait a long time
Soil Conditions : Any well drained
Planting : Good for exposed or coastal sites, hedging and screening. Full sun to light shade.
Mature height: 8m
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