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AUTUMN GLORY HAWTHORN
Crataegus 'Autumn Glory'
Photo Locations: Finch Arboretum - Spokane, WA
A hybrid between Crataegus laevigata × Crataegus mexicana.
Utility friendly tree.
Very susceptible to fireblight.
Crataegus 'Crimson Glory'
Crataegus laevigata × Crataegus mexicana.
Erect or Spreading with a Low Canopy.
Has Deciduous foliage.
Height: 10 - 15 feet.
Width: 10 - 15 feet.
Growth Rate: 36 Inches per Year.
Longevity 50 to 150 years.
Leaves Pinnatifid, Dark Green, Red or Orange, Deciduous.
White. Flowers in Spring. Has perfect flowers (male and female parts in each flower).
Prolific, Red Pome, Large (1.50 - 3.00 inches), fruiting in Fall or Winter Wildlife use it.
Bark Dark Brown or Light Green, Smooth.
Shading Capacity Rated as Dense in Leaf.
Shading Capacity Rated as Moderate out of Leaf.
Litter Issue is Wet Fruit.
Tree Site Conditions & Constraints
Sunset Zones 2 - 12 and 14 - 17.
USDA Hardiness Zones 6 - 9.
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, Armillaria, Powdery Mildew, Root Rot, Rust and Sooty Mold.
Health, Safety & Environmental Concerns
Branch Strength Rated as Strong.
Root Damage Potential Rated as Low.
None Known Health Hazard.
Desirable Wildlife Plant.
Attracts Birds and Bees.
Wildlife use Fruit.
Special Uses & Values
Cite this tree:
SelecTree. "Crataegus 'Autumn Glory' Tree Record." 1995-2018. May 21, 2018.
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