Sorbus aucuparia ‘Ember Glow’ Sorbus

Sorbus

Description: The fruits of this distinctive tree remain red deep into the winter instead of turning whitish as in most forms of this species. Handsome bluish-green leaves turn shades of red, orange and bronze in autumn.

History: Developed at Liverpool University Botanic Gardens, Ness.

Sorbus Growing Tips: Grow in moderately fertile, humus-rich, well-drained soil in full sun or light shade. Hardy and tolerant of urban pollution and coastal conditions.

Height and Spread (after 10 years): 3m x 2m

Attributes

  • Leaf colour: Blue / Green
  • Wet tolerant
  • Leaf colour: Blue Green
  • Fruit for wildlife
  • Replacement prune
  • S Size: Small

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