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European Mountainash
Sorbus aucuparia
European Mountainash form
Size:

Small
Size: medium
Medium

Large
Exposure/ Light Requirements:
Full Shade not required.
Full Shade
Full Sun required.
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade not required.
Partial Sun/Shade
Hardiness Zone: 4 - 7 
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Mature Height: 20-40 Feet
Features: Large clusters of small white flowers in late spring; red-orange berries in late summer and autumn; dull yellow to red fall color.
Culture: Full sun; moist, well drained, slightly acid soil.
Cultivars: A number of cultivars exist, but none are resistant to fireblight or borers.
Mature Form: Oval to rounded
Native To: Europe and Asia
Soil Conditions:
Dry
Soil condition: Moist, Well-DrainedMoist, Well-Drained
Wet
Tolerance:
Alkaline Soil
Dry Sites
Salt
Soil Compaction
Wet Sites
Wind
Uses:
Massing
Patio
Screen
Use for: Shade.Shade
Use for: Specimen.Specimen
Street
Wind Break
Foliage Color: Green
 
Fall Foliage Color: Red
Yellow
 
Additional Notes: Can be seriously damaged by borers.

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