Trees by Genus

Genus 'Crataegus'

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Crataegus azarolus
Crataegus crus-gallii
Crataegus douglasii
Crataegus laciniata
Crataegus laevigata
Crataegus laevigata cv. 'Paul's Scarlet'
Crataegus laevigata cv. 'Punicea Flore Pleno'
Crataegus x lavallei
Crataegus mollis
Crataegus monogyna
Crataegus monogyna cv. 'Biflora'
Crataegus oxycantha
Crataegus pedicellata
Crataegus persimilis 'Prunifolia'
Crataegus punctata

Crataegus azarolus (Azarole)

No sample available

Also known as: Mediterranean Medlar

Native: south Europe, north Aftica, west Asia

Location: Grown for its apple-flavoured fruits which are used in jams and liqueurs.


Leaves are deeply cut and downy underneath.


Crataegus azarolus

Flowers open in June, each about 1.2cm across in bunches about 5-7.5cm wide.


Crataegus azarolus

Fruit is 2-2.5cm in diameter, ripening in September, usually orange-yellow, but varies and may be red or white.