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botanical name:
Sorbus 'Kirsten Pink'
Sorbus 'Kirsten Pink' © Deeproot Plant Base
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common name:  Rowan
family:  Rosaceae
characteristics: tree
height: 6.00m
width: 4.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: broad headed
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
fruit colour: pink
main season: Autumn
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-acid
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
Attractive small tree with ferny pinnate, toothed leaves. White flowers in late spring followed by large clusters of deep pink berries in late summer and autumn.

Best in moderately fertile, moist, well drained soil, preferably neutral to acid, but quite tolerant of most reasonable conditions. Sun or light dappled shade.

Suitable for small gardens

other notes:
Raised by Alf Alford at Hilliers in 1958.
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