‘Winter King’ Hawthorn
Crataegus viridis ‘Winter King’
25 feet high x 25 feet wide
Upright rounded shape
Full Sun to Part Shade
Not available for the Early Order Sale
An upright rounded tree that is known for its profuse blooms of white flowers in spring followed by small red fruits that ripen in autumn and persist thru winter until the birds get their fill. Autumn leaf change is from purple to scarlet. As the tree matures, the trunk exfoliates to reveal orange inner bark contrasting with silvery outside bark. This is a showy all season tree! Although rare it will develop a few thorns that are 1.5″.