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SORBUS aucuparia

Commonly known as Common mountain ash, Quicken tree, Rantry, Rowan


Whip £15.00 each

Delivery Information Available autumn 2019
plant size comparison icon 2 to 3 Litre
H/Std £50.00 each

Delivery Information Available again from SEPTEMBER / OCTOBER 2019
plant size comparison icon 10 to 15 Litre
  • Deciduous - leaves are oblong-lance-shaped to elliptic, to 20cm (8in) long with up to 12 oblong-lance-shaped, sharply-toothed leaflets. Leaves turn red or yellow in autumn
  • White
  • Height - 15m (49ft)
  • Spread - 7m (23ft)
  • Tree - broadly conical to rounded tree. Produces flowers in flat-topped clusters to 12cm (5in) across followed by bunches of orange-red berries.
  • Hardy - very cold winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade - light, dappled shade.
  • Additional Features - Berries - These plants have berries.
  • Good to know - the native rowan. Attractive forms have been selected by nurseries over time and have been propagated by grafting. Wildlife plant - flies, bees and beetles are attracted to the flowers and birds to the berries.
  • Pests & Diseases - aphids, sawfly larva, canker, honey fungus, fireblight.
  • Place of origin - Europe, Asia
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Is Scented Plant - Scented flowers
  • Soil Conditions - Neutral to acid soil
  • Tree Shape - Rounded to broadly columnar
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly
  • Bird friendly
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15m (49ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  7m (23ft)
 

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Commonly known as: Mountain ash, Rowan.
A common street tree with a very upright but vigorous habit. Orange-red fruits
H/Std £50.00 each

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