Sorbus aucuparia Sheerwater Seedling also known as the Ornamental Rowan
A cultivar of the native Irish rowan or Mountain Ash. Sorbus aucuparia ‘Sheerwater Seedling’ is a vigorous, medium-sized to tall tree. It has an upright, narrow habit.
It bears creamy-white flowers appear in April & May. Then it late Summer it pleases again with large clusters of long-lasting red berries. The leaves are grey-green, turning yellow and gold in autumn. Friendly for pollinators and birds.
- Girth: 6-8cm
- Form: Rootball
Site: Tolerates exposure
Soil: Any reasonably well drained soil, acid to neutral soils preferred
Position: Full sun
Season of Interest: Spring, late summer, autumn
Hardiness: Fully hardy
Height: 40’ (12m) Spread: 13-26’ (4-8m)