English Hawthorn

Scientific Name: Crataegus laevigata
Genus: Crataegus
Family: Rosaceae

English Hawthorn English Hawthorn

This tree is a deciduous native to Europe and North Africa. Some cultivars of this species have red and others have white flowers. Small red fruits remain on the tree throughout the winter unless the birds get them first. This is the May tree of England that produces May flowers.