Sorbus ‘Matthew Ridley’ Sorbus

Sorbus

Description: A strong, upright-growing Mountain Ash with large bunches of oblong, orange-red berries reminiscent of sargentiana.

History: Named after the respected botanist from Northumberland.

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): 5m x 4m

Attributes

  • Tree shape: Standard
  • Leaf colour: Green
  • M Size: Medium
  • Fruit for wildlife
  • Autumn colour

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