- Common Name(s):
- European Mountain ash
Short lived; not heat tolerant; dislikes compacted soil;
Wildlife Value: Fruit attracts birds.
- 20-35 ft.
- White flowers in early summer; showy red orange fruit in late summer
- Sun; moist, well drained soil
- Medium to fine
- Slender trunk; branches curve up; erect, oval in youth
- 15-25 ft.
- Growth Rate:
- 5 to 9 in. alternate, compound leaves; green, yellow to reddish purple fall color
NCCES plant id: 2199