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Sorbus auc Aspleniifolia
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Sorbus aucuparia 'Aspleniifolia'

Mountain Ash and Whitebeam

Description: A medium sized tree which forms a broadly pyramidal shaped crown and a somewhat more upright shape than other Rowans. The attractive feathered foliage is mid-green, turning orange and red in the autumn. Creamy white flowers are produced in spring, followed by clusters of red berries that are a favourite with wild birds.

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 3m

General attributes

Text Green Foliage
Text Traditional

Ornamental attributes

Medium tree size after 10 years Medium tree size after 10 years
Autumn colour Autumn colour
Fruit for wildlife Fruit for wildlife
Clay tolerant Clay tolerant
Wet tolerant Wet tolerant
Tolerates exposed site Tolerates exposed site
Tolerates coastal site Tolerates coastal site
Replacement prune Replacement prune