Information for Crataegus pubescens

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 777
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:7
Type of plant - shrub to tree
Flower: 2cm. dia., 6-15 in long corymbs
Fruit: ORANGE, glob.-pyrif.
Foliage: ell.-obov., 4-8cm. long
Height in meters: 10

Synonyms (alternative names) for Crataegus pubescens: Crataegus mexicana, 

Common names for Crataegus pubescens: Mexican Hawthorn, 

Crataegus pubescens is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
2:   Wants
29:   Temperate Forest and Woodland Tree and Shrub Seed List
30:   Exotic and Other Fruit and Nut Tree and Shrub List
62:   Mexican Native and Introduced Plants
131:   Toxic Plants
185:   Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke
597:  Rosaceae

Germination guide
Crataegus pubescens seeds will usually germinate in 180-730 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. Normally will only germinate with light so surface sow. Sow Crataegus pubescens seeds on the surface of a Well drained seed sowing mix at about 12C.

(3-5 months at 70'F then 3 months in frig)

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