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common name: Pyrenean Whitebeam, Vosges Whitebeam
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: white
fruit colour: red
main season: Summer
full sun, part shade
dry soil, moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
Small tree or often a large bushy shrub. Ovate or obovate, strongly lobed leaves are dark green above and whitish grey tomentose below. Dense corymbs of creamy white flowers in May. Large orange-red berries ripen in September.
Well drained soil in sun or part shade.
Native of the Alps and Pyrenees, found on high mountain slopes.
pronounced: SOR-bus mooj-OWT-ee-eye