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.

Foliage

Leaves are deeply cut and downy underneath.

Flowers

Crataegus azarolus

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

Fruits

Crataegus azarolus

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