Sorbus aucuparia 'Asplenifolia'
Also called Cut Leaved Mountainash
More About Sorbus aucuparia 'Asplenifolia'
- Narrow, upright to oval crown with ascending branches
- Green, cutleaf, compound leaves in the summer
- Foliage turns orange-red in the fall
- Clusters of flat, small, white flowers bloom
- Flowers give way to drooping clusters of red berries
- Bloom Time: May
Mountainash has ash-like leaves, but are members of the rose family, and are not related to true ashes (Fraxinus of the olive family). Sorbus are not a host plant of emerald ash borer (Agrilus planipennis).
Cut-leaved Rowan Growing and Maintenance Tips
A good lawn specimen with its fern-like, cut-leaf foliage and white flowers followed by showy berries. Sorbus is best suited for areas with a cooler climate.
Sorbus aucuparia 'Asplenifolia' Characteristics
Moist to Average
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