Under The Hawthorn Tree, by Marita Conlon McKenna, is a children’s historical fiction novel aimed at the ages from 8 – 12. Discover amazing local deals on Hedge for sale in Northern Ireland Quick & hassle-free shopping with Gumtree, your local buying & selling community. This Red Hawthorn is a small rounded deciduous tree with green, glossy leaves and pink/red double flowers and being of the Hawthorn family it is thorned but its late spring show is truly magnificent. Latin: Crataegus monogyna Native words: Old Irish (droigheann) Scots Gaelic Old English (hage) Welsh (draenen wen / ysbydadden) eastern Celtic Ogham sign: Height when mature: 10-14m (33-46ft) - standard Height after 10 years: 3m (10ft) Hawthorn botanical description:. By pruning the lower branches you will raise the crown, creating a more attractive form. Also, receive our promotional emails containing best offers and gift vouchers. Home Buying Semi-Mature and Mature Trees Garden Trees for Sale Location Contact. Flowering Crabs eg Malus Evereste are excellent pollinators as they flower for a long period. Hawthorn is one of the trees said to make up the “fairy tree triad” of Ireland and Britain – “Oak, Ash and Thorn” – and where all three trees occur together, according to legend, fairies can be found! You guessed it: red. Bare Root Hedging These are field grown plants, lifted during the dormant season (normally November-April) and delivered ready for planting without any soil on the roots. Catríona. Mature Hawthorn trees can support more than 300 types of insects! Serbian folklore that spread across Balkan notes that hawthorn (Serbian глог or glog) is essential to kill vampires, and stakes used for their slaying must be made from the wood of the thorn tree. Hawthorne Tree Facts. Many trees and shrubs can be planted 'bare root': this means without soil or pots. £24.75 – £48.00 The Hawthorn Tree has fragrant white blossom in late spring and early summer, covering the tree in a mass of tiny white flowers. Planting bare root is cheaper, easier and faster than planting container-grown plants. Hawthorn (Crataegus), an attractive deciduous tree that belongs to the rose family, consists of hundreds of varieties. The most popular colour? Stickens, Caragh, Naas, Co. Kildare, Ireland. Crataegus persimilis Prunifolia forms a small, broad tree with white flowers, deep red berries and fabulous fiery red and orange autumn foliage. "Winter King's" and "Washington's" tend to be the most popular and disease-free out of the bunch. This comes about by the generous nature of bees, moths, butterflies, flies and also the wind. Scientific name: Crataegus monogyna. Minimum order quantity: 3. Remove any damaged or crossing branches and ensure there is enough light reaching the inner canopy. Well you're in luck, because here they come. Zone . Serving the UK and Ireland with over 200 varieties of Home Grown, containerised trees in peat free compost. Crataegus monogyna is the common hawthorn. whether edible or medicinal, have not been tried or tested by EFORESTS.CO.UK so please take caution and seek proper advice before attempting any recipes or medicinal extracts from any of the trees listed on our site. Delivery Costs. Very often, semi-natural oak woodlands contain a proportion of birch and ash, with hazel, holly and rowan scattered throughout the understorey. another tree of the same species. Other common names include may , mayblossom , maythorn , quickthorn , whitethorn , motherdie , and haw . Common Hawthorn trees can be pruned at most times of year. Their foliage is dense enough for them to be used as security hedges when pruned planting 3-5 ft apart. Contact peter on 07712839710, £1.50 each, buy 20 or more at £1 each. Many species are common to North America, and a number of cultivated varieties are grown as ornamentals for their attractive flowers and fruits. They are guaranteed healthy and pest free. Crataegus trees, also known as Hawthron trees, are widely planted for their delightful flowers which are often scented and appear in spring. This is a compact hawthorn tree which is covered in crimson red flowers in the late spring and early summer. Pollination is the process of pollen from a same species tree being added to the flowers of another tree to start the fruit growing process. 1 year old. White Hawthorn Hedging, New Plants & Trees For Sale in Dundalk, Louth, Ireland for 110.00 euros on Adverts.ie. We sell wide range of young trees / whips / saplings,  tall trees with a strong girth. Apple Trees are divided into groups.The group a variety is in depends on when the plant flowers.A variety will produce fruit if pollinated with pollen from another tree in the same group or one group above or below it.eg Discovery is in group 3.It can be pollinated with another tree from either group 2, 3 or 4. This Red Hawthorn is a small rounded deciduous tree with green, glossy leaves and pink/red double flowers and being of the Hawthorn family it is thorned but its late spring show is truly magnificent. Sale Out of stock. We hope the following tips will be of help. Family: Rosaceae. Competitive Pricing. The most cost-effective way to plant a new hedge. Click to enlarge Quickthorn (hawthorn) Bare Root Hedging 16/24in 40/60cm. You can plant this in the middle of nowhere and it will still produce fruit. It’s a dark subject for such young ages, but an important one, and McKenna does not shy away from the gritty stuff or try to patronise her young readers.