University of Rhode Island

Crataegus crus-galli

Cockspur Hawthorn

Broad, dense, horizontally branching tree with long thorns. Glossy dark green leaves. White flowers open in clusters mid-spring. Well drained soil, pH adaptable, tolerates full sun, pollution. Native to RI. 20-30' x 20-30'.

Images courtesy of Dr. Mark Brand, UCONN

Images courtesy of Dr. Mark Brand, UCONN

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