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Hawthorn

Crataegus spp
SOIL/SITE: Prefers moist, well-drained soil and grows best in full sun.
USES: Recommended uses include windbreaks, hedge rows and wildlife plantings such as woodland edges, openings, and log yards.
WILDLIFE VALUE: Provides winter food food for mammals including ruffed grouse, pheasant, gray fox, cottontail rabbits, and whitetail deer; preferred by songbirds for nesting due to dense branching habit. Nesting: songbirds.
FLOWERS/FRUIT: Persistent through winter.
SEED SOURCE: New Hampshire

Age Comment per 10 per 25 per 100 per 500 per 1000

2 yrs 6-12" $15 $25 $80 N/A N/A


Description

A large shrub 10 to 40' tall with similar crown spread. Non-native plant species are offered as alternative choices because of their benefit to wildlife and for their utility uses such as erosion control and site reclamation. Disclaimer: these plants are intended primarily for wildlife and songbird use. Some species may contain toxins harmful to humans if consumed.
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All species available as of 12/12/17.

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