Sorbus aucuparia

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Related to Sorbus aucuparia: Sorbus americana, Sorbus domestica
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Noun1.Sorbus aucuparia - Eurasian tree with orange-red berrylike fruitsSorbus aucuparia - Eurasian tree with orange-red berrylike fruits
mountain ash - any of various trees of the genus Sorbus
rowanberry - decorative red berrylike fruit of a rowan tree
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Another berrying tree that's pretty good is mountain ash, Sorbus aucuparia, which you will see on roadsides as well as in gardens.
Betula pendula Betula pubescens Picea abies Pinus syhestiis + + + + Populus tremula Ouercus robur Sorbus aucuparia Salix sp.
Our own native mountain ash, sorbus aucuparia, has vivid orangey-red berries, but these are stripped by hungry blackbirds, thrushes, visiting fieldfares and redwings fairly early in the season.
Sorbus aucuparia has orange-red bunches of berries, Sorbus cashmeriana has white berries and the variety we have here at Erddig S.
Of course, Sorbus aucuparia is a native of Britain and Europe and so is ideally suited to our climate and, over the years, has given rise to a number of excellent hybrids, but it is one of around 100 species, with countless hybrids, many of which are suited to the smaller garden.
P = Pinus sylvestris, Po = Populus tremula, S = Sorbus aucuparia, and Sa = Salix spp.
Sorbus aucuparia "Joseph Rock" is a cracker and easy to get hold of.
Sorbus aucuparia (mountain ash) is also useful for autumn colour, particularly varieties like Joseph Rock and Chinese Lace.
Consider too Crataegus monogyyna (Hawthorn), Ilex aquifolium (Holly), Sorbus aucuparia (Rowan), Hedera (Ivy), Viburnum opulus (Guelder Rose), all Cotoneaster and Pyracantha (Firethorn).