Crataegus azarolus

AZEROLO

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Maximum size 2 meters. It comes from Southern Europe, North Africa and the Middle East. It contains vitamin C, so they are used to fight colds and flus, and are even consumed in capsules.

Aplications

price per gram

0,05 - 0,35

Out of stock

Technical Information

Planting information:

The species exhibits a double dormancy so a combination of several pre-germinative treatments is necessary. There are several treatments.

- Scarification in sulfuric acid and subsequent stratification in humid sand for 4-5 months.
- Warm stratification 25 ºC in humid sand 1-2 months.
- Mechanical scarification, followed by stratification in wet sand for 4-5 months.
- Warm stratification 25 ºC, 3 months, then cold stratification 3-5 ºC, 9 months.
- Scarification with sand, 3-5 months at 25 ºC then 3 months in cold storage.
- Pour hot water over the seeds, leave to soak 1-3 days.
- Pre-cooled for 12 months at 3-5 ºC.

Additional information

Leaf Lifespan

Deciduous Leaves

Flower Color

White

Leaf Color

Green

Flowering Season

Early Spring, Late Spring

Sowing Season

Early Spring, Late Spring

Family

Trees

Habitat

Forests

Plant Lifespan

Perennial

Water Requirements

Medium

Light Requirements

Full Sun

Origin

Iberian Peninsula

Soil Type

Indifferent