Crataegus prunifolia – Broad-leaved Cockspur Thorn tree 6-8cm girth

Crataegus prunifolia is a small, deciduous tree with a pleasing, broad, rounded habit. The branches, adorned with long sharp thorns, bear glossy, oval, green leaves that turn to seasonal shades of red and orange in the autumn, clusters of creamy white flowers in spring and small red berries in autumn. Reaching a mature height of 4-8m and growing well in full sun to partial shade and moderately fertile, moist, well-drained soil, the hardy Broad-leaved Cockspur is ideal for small gardens as well as coastal and urban sites. Owing to the thorns, Crataegus prunifolia trees can not be sent via our nationwide courier service and can only be offered for local delivery or for collection. Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

If the availability below is not listed as ‘In Stock’ please contact us for more information regarding the item.

We are always updating the stock for sale at our tree nursery, but some varieties may only be available through the winter season.

 

6-8cm girth

£108.00

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If the availability below is not listed as ‘In Stock’ please contact us for more information regarding the item. We are always updating the stock for sale at our tree nursery but some varieties may only be available through the winter season.

Crataegus prunifolia – Broad-leaved Cockspur Thorn tree 6-8cm girth

PLANT INFORMATION

  • Size : 6-8cm girth

Girth in CM equates roughly to height in feet. For example 10-12cm girth = 10-12ft in height.

  • Botanical name/s : Crataegus prunifolia
  • Common name/s : Broad-leaved Cockspur Thorn
  • Flower / Foliage : Glossy green leaves that turn to red, creamy-white flowers in spring and red berries in autumn.
  • Plant type : Deciduous
  • Flowering period : Early spring
  • Mature height : 4-8m
  • Mature spread : 3m
  • Growth rate : Moderate
  • Recommended usage : Ideal for small gardens as well as coastal and urban sites.
  • Nursery grown : Yes

AFTER CARE / PLANT MAINTENANCE

Once planted, Crataegus prunifolia will need watering throughout the first growing season, but make sure not to over / underwater.

Check tree tie / stake isn’t rubbing and / or too tight or too loose on the trunk.

Check for and remove any dead, decaying, diseased or crossing branches.

Remove any weeds from around the base of the Broad-leaved Cockspur Thorn tree (including grass).

  • Position/Aspect : Full sun to partial shade.
  • Soil : Grows in moderately fertile, moist, well-drained soil.
  • Hardiness : Hardy in most places throughout the UK. 
  • Plant maintenance : Low maintenance.

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After your Online Shop order has been placed we will send an order confirmation email to the email address provided. This will provide you with details of your order, including the order number, which you should check and retain for your records. If there is an error in your order requirement, please contact us as soon as possible quoting your order number, so that we can rectify prior to dispatch.

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We will take your credit or debit card payment over the phone. Simply call us on 01376 340469 and one of our experienced team are always available to discuss your order.

From our Nursery

Collect your trees or shrubs from our Nursery in Rayne.

Payment

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How can I expect delivery from King & Co?

Overnight to your door

We can delivery to you anywhere in England and Wales via an overnight courier service (two days for Scotland & Ireland).

Via Online Shop

Orders placed via our Online shop if placed by 10am Monday –Thursday can be delivered to you the very next day. If placed on a Friday – Sunday delivery would be on Tuesday.

We deliver by national overnight courier service.

Should you require a specific delivery date, let us know in advance and we will arrange for your delivery to arrive on your required date.

Every tree and plant is packed to ensure your order arrives safely.

For large trees or quantities of trees and plants

Please phone us to discuss, we are usually able to deliver to you via a dedicated vehicle.

For local deliveries

We will deliver to you in our local area and we will be pleased to arrange this with you whilst you are visiting our Nursery or via the phone. We also provide a planting service.

Planting service

We have our own installation teams to carry out planting in Southern & Eastern England. Please call us to discuss, we are always happy to provide you a quotation.

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