Rowan

Sorbus aucuparia

Mountain Ash, Quickbeam, European Mountain Ash, Ranty, Rantry, Roan, Rowanberry, Rowan, Moutain Ash, Dogberry, Rowan Tree

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Deciduous tree species from the Rosaceae family. Yellow or white flowers are followed with red fruit.
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Planning

Difficulty

Moderate

Flowering time

Spring, Summer

Fruiting time

Summer, Autumn

Harvesting

Pick fruit when red and ripe - before the birds!

Propagation

Special features

Attracts birds

Birds love the fruit.

Drought resistant

Hedge plant

Attractive fruits

Special features

Origin

Europe, Asia and Northern Africa

Environment

Light

Full Sun

Soil moisture

Moist

Soil type

Clay, Loam, Sand

Soil PH preference

Neutral

Frost hardiness

Hardy

Uses

Edible

Fruitis edible.

Personality

Family

Rosaceae

Flower colour

Cream

Scent

Mild

Problems

Problem free
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