SCARLET Flowering Hawthorn – CRATAEGUS laevigata ‘Pauls Scarlet’

Scarlet Hawthorn - CRATAEGUS laevigata 'Pauls Scarlet' - Scarlet Flowering Hawthorn - November

The Scarlet Hawthorn look amazing with their striking deep scarlet flower! A very hardy tree well suited to hot dry conditions and also colder areas (Crataegus Pauls Scarlet are sterile flowering so non spreading) Also are thornless. A fantastic tree for Central Otago!

CRATAEGUS laevigata 'Pauls Scarlet' - Nov
CRATAEGUS laevigata 'Pauls Scarlet' - Nov

Lovely tight rosette double flowers late October early November

CRATAEGUS laevigata 'Pauls Scarlet' 45lt - Nov

CRATAEGUS laevigata ‘Pauls Scarlet’Scarlet Flowering Hawthorn- 35/45lt container at 2.5m+

Interesting Tree Facts…

– Crataegus Pauls Scarlet in actually in the Rose family! – (Rosaceae) even though Pauls Scarlet is a thornless variety

​- This variety was discovered more than 150 years ago as a sport on a Crataegus laevigata ‘Rosea Flore Pleno’ plant, and introduced to the trade in 1866 by the plantsman William Paul (England).

– Native to Oregon, USA