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botanical name:
Sorbus 'Chinese Lace'
Sorbus 'Chinese Lace' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Rowan
family:  Rosaceae
characteristics: tree
height: 6.00m
width: 5.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: conical
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: white
fruit colour: red
stem/bark: grey-brown
main season: Autumn
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-acid
minimum temp: -39°C
USDA zone: 3 to 9
description:
Small upright tree with deeply cut and divided pinnate, dark green leaves giving an attractive overall "lacy" appearance. Small white flowers followed by large bunches of dark red berries. Good red and purple autumn colours.

cultivation:
Best in moderately fertile, moist, well drained soil, preferably neutral to acid, but quite tolerant of most reasonable conditions. Sun or light dappled shade.

other notes:
Probably a hybrid of Sorbus aucuparia 'Asplenifolia x Sorbus esserteauana.

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