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Hawthorn (Crataegus)

 Hawthorn (Crataegus) - (Tree Type (Outdoors))

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bonsai_hawthorn_02.jpg image HAWTHORN (CRATAEGUS) -

DECIDUOUSTREE>DECIDUOUS TREE with small green LEAVES, prickly branches and profuse blossom from white (in common hawthorn : crataegus monogyna) through pink to deep red (in the HYBRIDs : cratagaegus lavigata - especially Paul's Scarlet), followed by orange/red berries.

STYLE : Suitable for most styles except formal upright or broom. 

WARNING : Spray to prevent MILDEW. Also spray with FUNGICIDE at BUD>BUD BREAK to prevent PEACH LEAF CURL. Picture courtesy of Green Dragon BONSAI>BONSAI>BONSAI.

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REPOT : Annually in early spring or early autumn. Larger/older speciMEns need less frequent re-potting.

SOIL : Free draining soil : 40:60 GRIT:organic.

PRUNE : Branch prune after flowering.

PINCH : Princh out SHOOTS to two or three LEAVES in spring.

WATER : Water well in growing season, sparingly in winter. Benefits from foliar spraying with water.

FEED : Two weekly BALANCED FEED during growing season, low nitrogen in autumn.

WARNING : Spray to prevent MILDEW. Also spray with FUNGICIDE at BUD>BUD BREAK to prevent PEACH LEAF CURL.

Bonsai Videos for Hawthorn (Crataegus) (Tree Type (Outdoors))

Video 1 for Hawthorn (Crataegus) (Tree Type (Outdoors))

How to care for English Hawthorn, Crataegus monogyna as Bonsai Trees.

Video 2 for Hawthorn (Crataegus) (Tree Type (Outdoors))

Specimen Hawthorn Bonsai Tree (white flowers and red berries).

Video 3 for Hawthorn (Crataegus) (Tree Type (Outdoors))

Crataegus Monogyna Yamadori Hawthorn - Aub├ępine Bonsai.

Video 4 for Hawthorn (Crataegus) (Tree Type (Outdoors))

Galagonya bonsai - Crataegus monogyna

Video 5 for Hawthorn (Crataegus) (Tree Type (Outdoors))

Changing the position of a Hawthorn Bonsai by repotting.

Thanks to - Green Dragon Bonsai for use of the image

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