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botanical name:
Sorbus fruticosa 'Koehneana'
Sorbus fruticosa 'Koehneana' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Rowan, Mountain Ash
synonyms:  Sorbus koehneana, Sorbus fruticosa 'McAllister'
family:  Rosaceae
characteristics: tree
height: 5.00m
width: 6.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: broad headed
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
fruit colour: white
main season: Autumn
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-acid
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
description:
Attractive small deciduous tree of spreading habit. Pinnate, toothed deep green leaves on reddish stalks. Corymbs of white flowers in late spring followed by clusters of large white berries in late summer and autumn. Good autumn foliage colour.

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.

usage:
Suitable for small gardens

other notes:
A selected form of a chinese species.

RHS AGM
SGA (Scottish Garden Plant Award)

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