English hawthorn


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Noun1.English hawthorn - European hawthorn having deeply cleft leaves and bright red fruitsEnglish hawthorn - European hawthorn having deeply cleft leaves and bright red fruits; widely cultivated in many varieties and often grown as impenetrable hedges; established as an escape in eastern North America
Crataegus, genus Crataegus - thorny shrubs and small trees: hawthorn; thorn; thorn apple
haw, hawthorn - a spring-flowering shrub or small tree of the genus Crataegus
2.English hawthorn - thorny Eurasian shrub of small tree having dense clusters of white to scarlet flowers followed by deep red berriesEnglish hawthorn - thorny Eurasian shrub of small tree having dense clusters of white to scarlet flowers followed by deep red berries; established as an escape in eastern North America
Crataegus, genus Crataegus - thorny shrubs and small trees: hawthorn; thorn; thorn apple
haw, hawthorn - a spring-flowering shrub or small tree of the genus Crataegus
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Daffodils at the centre opened in mid January - a week earlier than last year - while English Hawthorn is now expected to flower by the end of February, more than eight weeks before it normally would.