Sorbus ‘Pink-Ness’ Sorbus

Sorbus

Description: A broadly conical, deciduous tree with pinnate matt green leaves, turning orange and red in autumn. Clusters of white flowers in late spring are followed by unusual mauve pink fruits.

History: 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): 4m x 3m

Attributes

  • Tree shape: Standard
  • Fruit for wildlife
  • Leaf colour: Silver / Green
  • S Size: Small
  • Replacement prune
  • Wet tolerant

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