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Sorbus rosea 'Rosiness' (Kasmir rowan 'Rosiness')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
4m
Max height
2.5m
Max spread
10-20 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Sorbus rosea 'Rosiness'

Other names

Sorbus cashmiriana 'Rosiness', Kasmir rowan 'Rosiness'

Genus

Sorbus Sorbus

Variety or Cultivar

'Rosiness' _ 'Rosiness' is a deciduous, small tree with green, compound pinnate leaves and clusters of pinkish-white flowers in spring. In autumn, its leaves turn red before falling and are accompanied by large pink berries that gradually darken.


Sorbus rosea 'Rosiness' is: Deciduous

Habit

Rounded to broadly spreading

Flower

White, Pale-pink in Spring

Foliage

Dark-green in Spring; Dark-green in Summer; Red in Autumn

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids Aphids

Silver leaf , Fireblight Silver leaf , Fireblight

General care

Propagation methods

Budding, Grafting, Seed, Softwood cuttings


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Where to grow

Sorbus rosea 'Rosiness' (Kasmir rowan 'Rosiness') will reach a height of 4m and a spread of 2.5m after 10-20 years.

Suggested uses

Architectural, Beds and borders, Bees (attract & feed bees), City, Cottage/Informal, Low Maintenance, Specimen tree, Wildlife

Cultivation

Grow in moderately fertile, humus-rich soil.

Soil type

Clay, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

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Botanical name

Sorbus rosea 'Rosiness'

Other names

Sorbus cashmiriana 'Rosiness', Kasmir rowan 'Rosiness'

Genus

Sorbus Sorbus

Variety or Cultivar

'Rosiness' _ 'Rosiness' is a deciduous, small tree with green, compound pinnate leaves and clusters of pinkish-white flowers in spring. In autumn, its leaves turn red before falling and are accompanied by large pink berries that gradually darken.

Foliage

Deciduous

Habit

Rounded to broadly spreading


Colour

Flower

White, Pale-pink in Spring

Foliage

Dark-green in Spring; Dark-green in Summer; Red in Autumn


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids

Specific diseases

Silver leaf , Fireblight

General care

Propagation methods

Budding, Grafting, Seed, Softwood cuttings


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Sorbus rosea 'Rosiness' (Kasmir rowan 'Rosiness') will reach a height of 4m and a spread of 2.5m after 10-20 years.

Suggested uses

Architectural, Beds and borders, Bees (attract & feed bees), City, Cottage/Informal, Low Maintenance, Specimen tree, Wildlife

Cultivation

Grow in moderately fertile, humus-rich soil.

Soil type

Clay, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

USDA zones

Zone 7, Zone 6, Zone 5, Zone 4

Defra's Risk register #1

Plant name

Sorbus rosea 'Rosiness' (Kasmir rowan 'Rosiness')

Common pest name

grape ground pearl

Scientific pest name

Margarodes vitis

Type

Insect

Current status in UK

Absent

Likelihood to spread to UK (1 is very low - 5 is very high)

2

Impact (1 is very low - 5 is very high)

5

General biosecurity comments

Main pathway; Vitis spp. plants for planting; already prohibited. However; further consideration of other pathways is required.

Defra's Risk register #2

Plant name

Sorbus rosea 'Rosiness' (Kasmir rowan 'Rosiness')

Common pest name

Lance nematode; Nematode; Lance

Scientific pest name

Hoplolaimus spp.

Type

Nematode

Current status in UK

Absent

Likelihood to spread to UK (1 is very low - 5 is very high)

2

Impact (1 is very low - 5 is very high)

4

General biosecurity comments

Nematode species potentially affecting a wide variety of crops; prohibition of soil likely to mitigate risk substantially; keep under review in light of interceptions or findings should they occur in the EU.

Defra's Risk register #3

Plant name

Sorbus rosea 'Rosiness' (Kasmir rowan 'Rosiness')

Common pest name

Cedar-Quince rust; Quince rust; Rust of apple; Rust of juniper; Rust of quince

Scientific pest name

Gymnosporangium clavipes

Type

Fungus

Current status in UK

Absent

Likelihood to spread to UK (1 is very low - 5 is very high)

2

Impact (1 is very low - 5 is very high)

4

General biosecurity comments

EU regulated rust disease which helps mitigate against introduction. A review of EU regulations will help to ensure that all hosts are regulated.

About this section

Our plants are under greater threat than ever before. There is increasing movement of plants and other material traded from an increasing variety of sources. This increases the chances of exotic pests arriving with imported goods and travellers, as well as by natural means. Shoot is working with Defra to help members to do their part in preventing the introduction and spread of invasive risks.

Traveling or importing plants? Please read "Don't risk it" advice here

Suspected outbreak? Click here for contact details to report to the relevant authority.

Date updated: 7th March 2019 For more information visit: https://planthealthportal.defra.gov.uk/

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