Sorbus aucuparia | European Mountain Ash

This is a top-of-the-list Mountain Ash, due to the varied interest it offers throughout the year: profuse flowers in spring, bright red berries and reddish fall color. Trees are upright when young then develop a spreading, open crown as they mature. Requires acid, well drained, loamy soil to grow them successfully. Canopy coverage: 314 square feet.

Water Requirement: low

Sun Exposure: partial shade, full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to -30F

Growth Rate: moderate

Height: 40 feet high

Width: 20 feet wide


Foliage Color: green

Flower Color: white

Flower Season: spring

Wildlife: birds