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Sorbus fruticosa 'Koehneana'
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common name: Rowan, Mountain Ash
synonyms: Sorbus koehneana, Sorbus fruticosa 'McAllister'
growth rate: medium
growth habit: broad headed
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
fruit colour: white
main season: Autumn
full sun, part shade
dry soil, moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-acid
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
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.
Best in moderately fertile, moist, well drained soil, preferably neutral to acid, but quite tolerant of most reasonable conditions. Sun or light dappled shade.
Suitable for small gardens
A selected form of a chinese species.
SGA (Scottish Garden Plant Award)