Sorbus ‘Pink Pearl’ Sorbus

Sorbus

Description: A small upright-growing tree with pinnate, sharply toothed leaves and heavily flushed and pink-flecked white fruits.

History: A seedling raised at Hillier Nurseries in 1958 by one-time foreman Alf Alford.

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
  • Leaf colour: Green
  • Fruit for wildlife
  • S Size: Small
  • Replacement prune

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