Crataegus laevigata 'Masekii' #2 at Bute Park

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Crataegus laevigata 'Masekii'
mid May 2016

Grid reference ST 17585 77398
Common name Midland hawthorn 'Masekii'
Origin North West & Central Europe
Deciduous Yes
Status Rare
Status Wales Champion 2016
Tag 2724
Missing old tag 149
Height 7M May 2016
Girth 87cm @ 1M May 2016
Reference 436
Fell over c.2020

This tree is slightly north of the centre of the Hawthorns group. Its fruit was sparse in 2016.

Crataegus laevigata 'Masekii' bark

Crataegus laevigata 'Masekii' bark
mid May 2016

Crataegus laevigata 'Masekii' leaf

Crataegus laevigata 'Masekii' leaves
mid May 2016

Crataegus laevigata 'Masekii' flower

Crataegus laevigata 'Masekii' flowers
mid May 2016

Crataegus laevigata 'Masekii' fruit1

Crataegus laevigata 'Masekii' fruit
late August 2016

Crataegus laevigata 'Masekii' fruit2

Crataegus laevigata 'Masekii' fruit
early September 2016

General tree description

Crataegus laevigata 'Masekii' is a variety of the Midland hawthorn, Crataegus laevigata, or possibly hybrid of that and the Common hawthorn, Crataegus monogyna. It is a small tree with a round shape, producing masses of double pink flowers in May.