Black Hawthorn : Crataegus douglasii
This cool shrub/smaller tree has sharp thorns to protect its plump purple/black edible fruit. Cute 5 petal white flower clusters at branch tips are common in the late spring.
This tree/shrub could reach a maximum height between 9 and 30 ft tall and up to 15 ft wide.
Pruning is suggested to avoid thickets forming.
Portland Plant List Species
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