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Reverchon Hawthorn
Crataegus reverchonii


Reverchon hawthorn is one of the most attractive small trees of north central Texas. It has glistening tan, flaky bark, fragrant white flowers that appear in spring, and reddish orange to red fruit in the fall. The twigs are armed with spines 1 1/2 to 3 inches long.

Plant Habit or Use: shrub small tree

Exposure: sun partial sun

Flower Color: white

Blooming Period: spring

Fruit Characteristics: reddish orange to red pome

Height: to 20 ft.

Width: to 20 ft.

Plant Character: deciduous

Heat Tolerance: medium

Water Requirements: medium low

Soil Requirements: adaptable

USDA Hardiness Zone: 4

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