Small tree with a good shape. Great for attracting birds and insects into the garden. Thorns are quite long but that is good for bird life.
Flowers: White flowers in spring
Fruit: Red haws in autumn
Bark: Smooth grey becoming fissured with age
Leaves: Deciduous, ovoid with serrated edges, medium green
Autumn colour: Yellow
Ultimate height: 6m
Requirements: Sun to semi-shade. Tolerates heat and frost