Sorbus aria 'Lutescens'

£28.00
Available Winter 2018

(Whitebeam) Lovely tree with leaves that emerge as a bright silvery-grey colour in spring, darkening to grey-green later in the summer as they age.

Supplied Size: Sorry, now sold out. If you are interested in pre-ordering this plant with a deposit please call our office on (01530) 413700 or email us at sales@bluebellnursery.com

Quantity
Sorry, plant now sold out. Hopefully available next season (Spring/Autumn). For notification when available enter your email below or to pre-order with a deposit call us on (01530) 413700.

  £6.95 P&P for ANY number of plants to most of UK.

(Surcharges may apply for Highlands, Islands & other areas, please click for further details)

Lovely tree with leaves that emerge as a bright silvery-grey colour in spring, darkening to grey-green later in the summer as they age. Established plants of Sorbus aria 'Lutescens' has clusters of white flowers in late spring followed by red fruit in late summer or autumn.

A robust small tree with a neat and reasonably compact habit and excellent spring foliage interest.


  • Position: Full sun or light, dappled shade.
  • Soil: Well drained, fertile soil.
  • Hardiness: Hardy.
  • Flowering Period: April - May.
  • Flower Colour: White
  • Rate of Growth: Moderate.
  • Habit: Sorbus aria 'Lutescens' grows to be a small branching tree with compact, upright habit.
    • Height: up to 10 m (32 ft)
    • Spread: 8 m (26 ft)

Data sheet

How Much Sun
Full Sun, Partial or Dappled Shade
Eventual Size
Tree - Small (under 20 ft tall)
Growing Conditions
Special: Coastal Areas, Soil Type: Most Soils (not to fussy), Soil Type: Acid, Special: Windy & Exposed
Special Features
Fruit - Ornamental, Leaf Colour - Blue/Silver

You might also like

Cedrus libani subsp atlantica 'Glauca'

Cedrus libani subsp atlantica 'Glauca'

Price £25.00
Tilia japonica 'Ernest Wilson'

Tilia japonica 'Ernest Wilson'

Price £35.00
Sorbus wardii

Sorbus wardii

Price £35.00
Sorbus commixta 'Embley'

Sorbus commixta 'Embley'

Price £28.00