Sorbus

Aucuparia - Not Available

Rowan Tree or Mountain Ash

FEATURES:

This is an upright growing tree to a height of 8 metres. Fernlike dark green leaves turn to orange-red in Autumn. Large clusters of white flowers are followed by orange and red ornamental berries. This tree is a good addition to your garden if you want to attract birds.

HEIGHT x WIDTH:

8 metres x 4 metres

SHAPE:

Upright

FOLIAGE:

Fernlike dark green leaves turn to red in Autumn.

FLOWERS:

Large clusters of white flowers are followed by orange and red ornamental berries.

COMMENTS:

This tree is a good addition to your garden if you are wanting to attract birds. Suited to acid soils.

TREE CARE:

Plant in a well drained and well worked soil. Take care to plant the bud union above the soil level. Water in well and keep soil moist until tree is established. Fertilize when planting and again after new growth appears. Prune tree when planting to encourage new growth.