The best “armed” of all our hawthorns, with two-inch long thorns! They are very ornamental. A small tree developing a flattened crown with long layered branches. Clusters of white flowers bloom in May and are followed by deep red berries in fall.
Callicarpa americana. Photo: Mervin Wallace
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Establishment and Care Instructions
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