Russian Mountain Ash - Sorbus aucuparia 'Rossica'

Upright pyramidal tree with an oval shape. Clusters of white flowers appear in spring. Dark green, lobed leaves turn orangy- red in fall. Orange-red fruit attracts birds in winter. Year round appeal. A showy specimen for the landscape, street tree or in a park setting.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Flower Attributes: 
Showy Flowers
Landscape Uses: 
Specimen
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Edible
Traditional
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
20-30'
Spread: 
10-20'
Flower Colors: 
White
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Special Features: 
Fall Colour
Winter Interest
Growth Habits: 
Pyramidal
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
Average: 4.4 (21 votes)

Prefers a moist (not wet), light sandy well-drained soil. Water regularly as needed. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer prior to new spring growth. Little pruning is necessary. Prune broken or damaged limbs.

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