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SORBUS vilmorinii

Commonly known as Rowan

Fern-like leaves in clusters of small leaflets. Fruits are rose-red then pink and white. A suitable species for the smaller garden
Further Reading....

  • Deciduous - pinnate leaves to 15cm (6in) long, composed of 21-29, glossy, dark grren leaflets.
  • Height - 5m (16ft)
  • Spread - 5m (16ft)
  • Tree - spreading large shrub or tree with arching branches. Flowers are produced in corymbs 10cm (4in) across followed by berries 1cm (½in) across
  • 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 - wildlife plant. Birds and insects. Comes true from seed
  • Pests & Diseases - aphids, sawfly larva, canker, silver leaf, honey fungus, fireblight
  • Place of origin - southwestern China
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Suitable for small gardens - Suitable for small gardens
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - moderately fertile. Humus-rich.
  • Neutral to acid soil
  • Tree Shape - Rounded to broadly spreading
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly
  • Bird friendly
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