Hippophae rhamnoides l.
Sea Buckthorn is a nitrogen fixing shrub that produces attractive berries high in vitamin C.
Black Hawthorn is a versatile plant that is native to wetlands and other areas with moist soils, but can also tolerate dry soils. This plant can be grown as a short shrub, or a tree reaching 30 feet tall.
SEA BUCKTHORN QUICK FACTS
BLACK HAWTHORN QUICK FACTS
Fall colour: yellow to red
Berries: small berries that can be used for making jelly and wine, even medicines
Berries: purplish-black pomes
Bark: brown to gray
In row spacing: 0.9 - 1.2 m (3 - 4 ft)
Between row spacing: 5 m (16 ft)
Other Names: sallowthorn, sandthorn, seaberry
Other Names: crataegus columbiana, douglas hawthorn, douglas' thornapple
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