Hawthorn* (Crataegus spp.) hawthorn
Form: Broad rounded with low branches that are wide spreading.
Mature Height: 20' to 30'
Mature Spread: 20' to 35'
Use: Effective single specimen or in groupings at Borough gateways. Not for use as a street tree.
Notable Characteristics: Slow to medium grower, white flower, lustrous green leaves, bronze-red fall foliage, red fruit.
Limitations: Thornless varieties including Thornless Cockspur and Crimson Cloud Hawthorns should be used.
Where can I find this tree in Glen Ridge? Hillside Avenue & Washington Avenue
Hillside Avenue & Clark Avenue
Highland Avenue & Mead Terrace

* Gateway Tree - refer to the Glen Ridge Community Forest Master Plan for more information.