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Sorbus sargentiana (Sargent's rowan)

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
12m
Max height
12m
Max spread
20-50 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Sorbus sargentiana

Other names

Sargent's rowan

Genus

Sorbus Sorbus

Species

S. sargentiana - S. sargentiana is a deciduous tree. Pinnate leaves turn from dark-green to oranges and reds in autumn. White, spring flowers are followed by red berries in autumn.


Sorbus sargentiana is: Deciduous

Habit

Broadly conical

Awards

RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

Flower

White in Spring

Foliage

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

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids Aphids

Apple and pear canker , Fireblight Apple and pear canker , Fireblight

General care

Propagation methods

Budding, Grafting, Seed, Softwood cuttings


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Where to grow

Sorbus sargentiana (Sargent's rowan) will reach a height of 12m and a spread of 12m after 20-50 years.

Suggested uses

Low Maintenance

Cultivation

Grow in moderately fertile, humus-rich soil. S. sargentiana is pollution-tolerant.

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)

Companion plants

Botanical name

Sorbus sargentiana

Other names

Sargent's rowan

Genus

Sorbus Sorbus

Species

S. sargentiana - S. sargentiana is a deciduous tree. Pinnate leaves turn from dark-green to oranges and reds in autumn. White, spring flowers are followed by red berries in autumn.

Foliage

Deciduous

Habit

Broadly conical

Awards

RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)


Colour

Flower

White in Spring

Foliage

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


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids

Specific diseases

Apple and pear canker , Fireblight

General care

Propagation methods

Budding, Grafting, Seed, Softwood cuttings


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Sorbus sargentiana (Sargent's rowan) will reach a height of 12m and a spread of 12m after 20-50 years.

Suggested uses

Low Maintenance

Cultivation

Grow in moderately fertile, humus-rich soil. S. sargentiana is pollution-tolerant.

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

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