Swedish Whitebeam Tree (Sorbus intermedia)

£6.95

A medium sized deciduous tree which produces delicate clusters of white flowers in Spring and edible orange/red berries in winter. These trees line many streets in cities in many Scandinavian countries. They are tolerant of air pollution and can withstand exposure to the wind and maritime conditions.

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Description

Swedish Whitebeam tree (Sorbus intermedia). Cell grown, currently around 1.5ft tall.
A medium sized deciduous tree which produces delicate clusters of white flowers in Spring and edible orange/red berries in winter. These trees line many streets in cities in many Scandinavian countries. They are tolerant of air pollution and can withstand exposure to the wind and maritime conditions.

The flowers provide pollen and nectar for insects, while the berries are eaten by birds. Jams and jellies can be made using the fruit too. The leaves turn a nice yellow to red in autumn before they fall.

  • Low maintenance
  • Produces edible fruit
  • Medium growing rate – maximum height of 12m x 12m
  • Hardy to zone 5 (-20c)
  • The plant can tolerate maritime exposure
  • >It is noted for attracting wildlife

Supplied trees are around 1.5ft tall. Branches may be trimmed and trees supplied without a plant pot for safe shipping and to reduce waste.

Additional information

Weight 800 g
Dimensions 80 × 15 × 15 cm
Delivery

Trees are posted out using Royal Mail.