Crataegus succulenta 'Jubilee'
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