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botanical name:
Sorbus aria 'Lutescens'
Sorbus aria 'Lutescens' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Whitebeam
family:  Rosaceae
characteristics: tree
height: 12.00m
width: 7.50m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: rounded
leaf colour: silver
flower colour: white
fruit colour: red
stem/bark: brown
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -20°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
description:
One of the best forms of the Whitebeam. Large silvery-white leaves open in spring, fading to green later. White flowers in late spring. Large red berries in autumn. Tolerant of most soils and positions.

cultivation:
Any reasonable soil, will tolerate dry chalky soils. Full sun or light dappled shade.

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