What is a Hawthorn Hedge?

Hawthorn hedges are also known as Crataegus Monogyna hedge. They have a dense, leafy barrier making them ideal for privacy and wind protection. Overall, a hawthorn hedge offers a beautiful, functional, and ecologically friendly way to enhance your landscape. It’s a living fence that provides privacy, wildlife habitat, and year-round visual interest, making it a truly valuable addition to any garden.

Why Choose a Hawthorn Hedge?

Hawthorn hedges offer a multitude of benefits, making them a popular choice for both residential and commercial properties:

  1. Fast-growing: Hawthorn hedges can grow up to 2-3 feet per year, providing quick privacy and security.
  2. Low maintenance: Once established, hawthorn hedges require minimal maintenance, making them ideal for busy homeowners.
  3. Beautiful: Hawthorn hedges produce delicate white flowers in spring and attractive red berries in autumn, adding a touch of elegance to any landscape.
  4. Wildlife-friendly: Hawthorn hedges provide food and shelter for a variety of birds and animals, promoting biodiversity in your garden.
  5. Secure: Hawthorn’s thorny branches deter unwanted visitors and pets.
  6. Versatile: Hawthorn hedges can be trained to various heights and shapes, making them suitable for any garden size or style.
Why Choose The Tree & Hedge Company for Your Hawthorn Hedge Needs?

Forget the hassle! The Tree & Hedge Company offers expert hawthorn supply, delivery, installation, and care for a thriving, beautiful hedge. Contact The Tree & Hedge Company for a seamless hedge experience.

Our comprehensive service includes:

Free consultation: Our team of experts will discuss your requirements and develop a customised plan for your hedge installation project.

Supply: We offer a wide selection of hedge plants in a variety of sizes and shapes.

Delivery: We can deliver your hawthorn hedge straight to your door at a time that is best for you.

Installation: Our team of horticulturists will professionally plant and install your hawthorn hedge in your outdoor space.

Considering installing a hornbeam hedge? Contact The Tree & Hedge Company today for a free consultation. We will help you choose the right hedge for your requirements and ensure that it’s properly planted and maintained.

FAQ's

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Soils

Hawthorn can grow on most soil types as long as they are moist and well-drained. Sensitive to salt.

Location

Hawthorn is tolerant of heat and is also frost hardy.

Annual Growth Rate

Hawthorn growth rate is 15-25cm a year

pH TOLERANCE

Hawthorn will grow in slightly acidic to alkaline soils.

Root Structure

Hawthorn has very hard roots that are deep and wide spreading.

Potential

As a hedge, hawthorn is impregnable and makes an excellent security barrier. It is ideal for roadside boundaries and natural landscape projects.

Annual Trimming

Tip: Always make a final trim of hawthorn hedge in the autumn.

Characteristics

Availability

Season

Spring - Summer

Instant Hedge

Sizing

1.2m

1.5m

1.8m

2.0m

1.2m

1.5m

1.8m

2.0m

Hedge Elements

Sizing

1.2m

1.5m

1.8m

2.0m

2.5m

3.0m – 6.0m+

1.2m

1.5m

1.8m

2.0m

2.5m

3.0m – 6.0m+

Hedge Plants

Sizing

0.8m

1.2m

1.5m

1.8m

2.0m

2.5m

3.0m – 6.0m+

0.8m

1.2m

1.5m

1.8m

2.0m

2.5m

3.0m – 6.0m+

Prices are to give a general indication of cost for premium mature trees and Hedges. Additional costs for delivery, installation & maintenance should be considered. For a bespoke project cost please contact our dedicated sales team for expert advice & a fixed quotation.

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