Korean Mountainash Tree

Korean Mountainash Tree

Korean Mountainash Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Sorbus alnifolia
Hardiness Zones:   3 to 8
Growth_Rate:   Moderate to rapid
Site Requirements:   Sun; moist, well drained soil; tolerates wind and wet soil
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Pyramidal in youth; more rounded with age
Height:   30 to 40'
Weight:   20 to 30'
Leaf:   2 to 4" alternate, simple leaves; orange, golden brown fall color
Flower/Fruit:   White flowers in early summer; cherry red to vermillion berries in fall that persist into winter
Comments:    Less susceptibility to pest and disease than other Sorbus; not a good street tree; not tolerant of air pollution; easy to transplant
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   Redbird, Skyline