AWARD

SORBUS 'Copper Kettle'

Commonly known as Rowan

Coppery-coloured long-lasting fruits. Leaves turn red and orange in autumn
Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
    leaves to 25cm (10in) long, composed of 13-19 sharply toothed leaflets
  • White
  • Height
    5m (16ft)
  • Spread
    3m (10ft)
  • Tree
    Small tree
  • 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

SORBUS 'Copper Kettle'

 
Available Early Spring 2022 - Spring according to the Met office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore early spring is early March to mid-April. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
H/Std £65.00 each 
Delivery Information Available Early Spring 2022
plant size comparison icon 10 to 15 Litre

 

  • Additional Features
    Berries
    These plants have berries.
    Good to know
    Wildlife plant - insects, birds. Persistent berries. Possibly a seedling of 'Joseph Rock'
    Pests & Diseases
    Aphids, sawfly larvae, canker, honey fungus, fireblight
    Place of origin
    Europe, Asia
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Suitable for small gardens
  • Leaf form
    Pinnate
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf margin
    Serrate
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf shape
    Elliptic
    (see photos above)
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 1
    Suitable for: Deciduous and evergreen trees, and some deciduous shrubs.
    Pruning: Minimal pruning required. Prune wayward or crossing branches to maintain a healthy framework.
    When: When dormant in the late winter/early spring. Some in the summer/autumn to prevent bleeding of sap.

    RHS group 1
  • Scented Plants
    Scented flowers
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
    Spring
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
    Moderately fertile. Humus-rich
    Neutral to acid soil
  • Tree Shape
    Broadly conical
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
    Bird friendly
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5m (16ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  3m (10ft)
 

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