Sorbus AUTUMN SPIRE ® ('Flanrock')
Mountain Ash and Whitebeam
Description: A small, deciduous tree, upright when young, columnar in maturity, with pinnate, bright green leaves turning purple, red and yellow in autumn. A profusion of yellow berries with reddish centres contrasts well with the excellent autumn leaves.
History: A seedling from Sorbus Joseph Rock. Received the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit.
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 1m