Sorbus aucuparia (Bundle of 50 plants)
(Mountain Ash or Rowan) A small deciduous tree, Sorbus aucuparia has dark green, pinnate leaves and large bunches of bright reddish-orange fruit in autumn which are very popular with birds.
Supplied Size: Bundles of 50 bare root plants, (approx 40 - 60 cm tall)
Ordering a quantity of 1 = 1 bundle of 50 plants, 2 = 2 bundles of 50 plants, etc!
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A small deciduous tree, Sorbus aucuparia has dark green, pinnate leaves and large bunches of bright reddish-orange fruit in autumn which are very popular with birds.
A tough and sturdy tree, this is ideal for planting in shelter belts, windbreaks and woodland areas in exposed areas.
- Position: Full sun or partial shade.
- Soil: Any fertile soil. Sorbus aucuparia will tolerate very acid soils.
- Hardiness: Hardy.
- Rate of Growth: Moderate to vigorous.
- Habit: Small branching tree.
- Height: 10 m (32 ft)
- Spread: 8 m (26 ft)
- Notes: May be ordered at any time of year but available for delivery from late November to February.
- 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, Soil Type: Dry / Sandy, Special: Windy & Exposed
- Special Features
- Fruit - Ornamental, Good for Wildlife (Insects including bees & butterflies), Screening/Hedge
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