The Mountain Ash is a smaller tree that is ideal for the cooler northern climates. It is a deciduous tree, known for attracting wildlife and birds. The spring display of white flowers develops into attractive orange or red berries in the fall. The leaves also turn golden brown in autumn, adding color to your landscape. The Mountain Ash is best suited for moist, well drained soils. Prefers full sun, but will tolerate some shade.
- Scientific Name: Sorbus
- Key features: Showy Flowers, Fall color
- Plant type: Deciduous Tree
- Cold hardiness zones: 3-6
- Light needs: Full Sun
- Water needs: Moderate
- Average landscape size: 20′ Tall; 10′ Wide