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Crategus virdis 'Winter King'

Common Name(s):
Washington hawthorn
Category:
Trees
Comment:

Thorns; resistant to leaf rust; attracts birds; gray bark; produces water sprouts

Height:
15-20 ft.
Flower:
2 in. cluster of small, white flowers in spring; unpleasant odor; clusters of 0.25 in. orange-red berries; persists into winter
Zones:
6-8
Habit:
Deciduous
Site:
Sun to light shade; well-drained soil; tolerates damp sites for short periods; drought tolerant
Form:
Pyramidal
Width:
15-20 ft.
Growth Rate:
Slow
Leaf:
1-3 in. bright green summer leaves; yellow fall color

NCCES plant id: 1975

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