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Crataegus suc Jubilee
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Crataegus succulenta 'Jubilee'

Thorn

Description: Medium-sized, fast-growing, thorny deciduous tree, the mid-green leaves are ovoid with a toothed edge, turning orange-red in autumn. White flowers in late spring and early summer followed by spherical, fleshy, edible, red fruit.

History: Bred in the Netherlands from a North American species closely related to the common whitethorn.

Crataegus Growing Tips: Will tolerate a wide range of soils as long as they are well-drained, urban pollution and coastal conditions. Extremley hardy and ideal for the smaller garden. Prefer full sun or partial shade. 

Height and Spread (after 10 years): 6m x 5m

General attributes

Text Green Foliage
Text Traditional

Ornamental attributes

Medium tree size after 10 years Medium tree size after 10 years
Autumn colour Autumn colour
Flowering month - May Flowering month - May
Fruit for wildlife Fruit for wildlife
Needs well draining site Needs well draining site
Replacement prune Replacement prune