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botanical name:
Sorbus intermedia
Sorbus intermedia © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Swedish Whitebeam
family:  Rosaceae
characteristics: tree
height: 12.00m
width: 12.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: rounded
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: white
fruit colour: red
stem/bark: dark grey
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -20°C
USDA zone: 6 to 6
description:
Small to medium sized tree with a dense rounded head. The lobed and toothed leaves are dark green above and greyish below. Dense corymbs of white flowers in spring. Large orange-red fruits are produced in bunches.

cultivation:
Moist, well drained soil in sun or part shade. Tolerant of atmospheric pollution. Reaches about 6m. in 10 years.

usage:
Good Hedgerow tree.

other notes:
From North West Europe.

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