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Sorbus alnifolia

Common Name(s):
Korean Mountain ash
Cultivar(s):
Redbird, Skyline
Category:
Trees
Comment:

Less susceptibility to pest and disease than other Sorbus spp.; not a good street tree; not tolerant of air pollution; easy to transplant

Height:
30-40 ft.
Flower:
White flowers in early summer; cherry red to vermillion berries in fall that persist into winter
Zones:
3-8
Habit:
Deciduous
Site:
Sun; moist, well drained soil; tolerates wind and wet soil
Texture:
Medium
Form:
Pyramidal in youth; more rounded with age
Width:
20-30 ft.
Growth Rate:
Moderate to rapid
Leaf:
2 to 4 in. alternate, simple leaves; orange, golden brown fall color
Tags:
deciduous, winter interest

NCCES plant id: 2198

Sorbus alnifolia Sorbus alnifolia
Andrey Zharkikh, CC BY - 2.0
Sorbus alnifolia Sorbus alnifolia
Andrey Zharkikh, CC BY - 2.0
Sorbus alnifolia Sorbus alnifolia
Wendy Cutler, CC BY - 2.0
Sorbus alnifolia Sorbus alnifolia
Wendy Cutler, CC BY - 2.0