SelecTree: Tree Detail
Crataegus × lavallei 'Carrierei'
Photo Locations: Portland, OR, San Francisco, CA, Hoyt Arboretum - Portland, OR and Finch Arboretum - Spokane, WA
Utility friendly tree.
Less dense than other Hawthornes.
Native to France.
Erect with a Low Canopy.
Has Deciduous foliage.
Height: 22 - 25 feet.
Width: 15 - 20 feet.
Growth Rate: 24 Inches per Year.
Longevity 50 to 150 years.
Leaves Obovate and Toothed, Dark Green, Red or Orange, Deciduous.
Flowers Showy. White. Flowers in Spring. Has perfect flowers (male and female parts in each flower).
Prolific, Orange or Red Pome, Large (1.50 - 3.00 inches), fruiting in Fall, Winter or Summer Wildlife use it.
Bark Dark Brown, Smooth.
Shading Capacity Rated as Moderate in Leaf.
Shading Capacity Rated as Moderate out of Leaf.
Litter Issue is Wet Fruit.
Tree Site Conditions & Constraints
Sunset Zones 3 - 12 and 14 - 17.
USDA Hardiness Zones 5 - 7.
Exposure Full Sun.
Moist to Dry Soil.
Clay, Loam or Sand Texture.
Highly Acidic to Highly Alkaline Soil pH.
Seaside Tolerance is Medium in Mild Zone.
Pests & Disease Information
Resistant to Verticillium. Susceptible to Aphids, Beetle Borers, Scales and Spider Mites, Fire Blight, Oak Root Rot, Powdery Mildew, Root Rot, Rust and Sooty Mold.
Health, Safety & Environmental Concerns
Branch Strength Rated as Strong.
Root Damage Potential Rated as Low.
Allergy Health Hazard.
Desirable Wildlife Plant.
Attracts Birds and Bees.
Wildlife use Fruit.
Special Uses & Values
Cite this tree:
SelecTree. "Crataegus × lavallei 'Carrierei' Tree Record." 1995-2018. Feb 24, 2018.
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