Prunus spinosa is a small thorny deciduous tree with dark green, ovate leaves, and small white flowers in early spring, followed by ovoid, bloomy black fruits 1.5cm across.

Easy to grow native shrub or small tree, that can be used for hedging. Grows in any moist well-drained soil in full sun.
Sunlight: Full sun
Exposure: Exposed or sheltered
Moisture: Moist but well-drained
Soil: Sand, Clay, Chalk, Loam