B and T World Seeds' reference number:
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:5
Type of plant - tree
Flower: to 1.5cm., in 5cm. corymbs, WHITE, anthers pale YELLOW
Fruit: br. RED, glob., 5-10mm.
Foliage: ovate, 2-6cm., serr.
Height in meters: 12
Common names for Crataegus viridis:
is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
11: Bonsai Seed List (Hardy and Tender)
29: Temperate Forest and Woodland Tree and Shrub Seed List
86: Natives of U.S.North East
131: Toxic Plants
177: Shrubs and Trees For Autumn Colour
185: Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke
719: North American Native Ethnobotanicals
Crataegus viridis 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 viridis seeds on the surface of a Well drained seed sowing mix at about 12°C.
(3-5 months at 70'F then 3 months in frig)