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Crataegus crus-galli 'Crusader®' (Cruzam)

Crataegus crus-galli 'Cruzam' - Crusader® Hawthorn

More About Crataegus crus-galli Crusader® ('Cruzam')

  • Broad, rounded crown with horizontally tiered branches
  • This cultivar is free of thorns
  • Branches are covered with white flowers
  • Flowers are followed by berries that ripen to red in the fall
  • In summer, round to oval leaves are dark green
  • Foliage becomes orange to red-orange in autumn
  • Bloom Time: Spring

Zone:

4

Height:

7-9 m

Spread:

7-9 m

Colour:

White
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Crusader® Hawthorn Growing and Maintenance Tips

The heavy covering of white flowers will produce red berries that remain well into the winter. Unique, layered branching, makes this plant visually appealing throughout all seasons.


Crataegus crus-galli Crusader® ('Cruzam') Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Birds
Attracts Birds

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fall Color
Berries
Deciduous

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Rounded

Foliage Color

Green
Orange

Landscape uses

Specimen

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