Sorbus Decora - Mountain Ash

 A beautiful, small deciduous tree with clusters of white flowers in spring which become plentiful red berries prized by birds as a winter food source. Smooth grey bark becomes scaled with age. Botanical Name: Sorbus Decora Common Name: Showy Mountain Ash Plant Type: Deciduous tree Habit: Upright, oval shape Growth Rate: Slow growing Size: 25’ tall by 20’ wide Soil Type: Best grown in moist, well-drained soils in full sun. Exposure: Full sun to part shade Foliage Colour: Dark Green turning orange-red in fall Bloom Time: Spring Additional Attributes: A great choice for a tree with year round color and appeal.

Sorbus decora in winter

Sorbus decora in bloom

Sorbus decora in fall with berries.