Seven Seeds Farm
Crataegus monogyna - PERENNIAL.
Shrub in the rosaceae family which can grow to 15-40’. Dark green obovate deeply-lobed leaves that bloom with small pinkish white flowers in May. Small sweet, but mealy red berry-like fruits called haws, rich in anti-oxidants, are collected in winter and can be used for jams, jellies, wine or tea. The leaf, flower and haw are used medicinally as a heart tonic in extract or tea.
Can take up to a year to germinate so please be patient!
Minimally thorny. SSF.
Packet (12 seeds)