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botanical name:
Sorbus randaiensis
Sorbus randaiensis © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Rowan
family:  Rosaceae
characteristics: tree
height: 8.00m
width: 3.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: erect
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
fruit colour: red
stem/bark: brown
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:
Small tree of upright growth. Pinnate leaves with narrow leaflets and held longer into autumn than most other rowans. White flowers in spring, followed by bunches of orange-red berries, freely produced in autumn, even on young plants.

cultivation:
Best in moderately fertile, moist, well drained soil, preferably neutral to acid, but quite tolerant of most reasonable conditions. Quite drought tolerant. Sun or light dappled shade.

propagation:
From seed.

usage:
Excellent, well behaved tree for small gardens.

other notes:
Introduced to cultivation by the Taiwan Forestry Institute in 1981.
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