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botanical name:
Sorbus x thuringiaca
Sorbus x thuringiaca © Deeproot Plant Base
synonyms:  Sorbus x hybrida
family:  Rosaceae
characteristics: tree
height: 15.00m
width: 8.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: conical
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: white
fruit colour: red
stem/bark: dark grey
main season: All Year
aspect: full sun
conditions: moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -25°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
Small tree with a compact, dense, conical head and ascending branches. Fairly smooth grey bark. Deeply lobed, toothed, dull dark green leaves, greyish tomentose underneath, often with separate leaflets at the base. Corymbs of white flowers in spring, followed by red berries.

Good tree for town parks and street planting.

other notes:
Hybrid of Sorbus aria x Sorbus aucuparia, sometimes occuring in the wild..

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