Sorbus aria - Whitebeam

Whitebeam (Fionncholl)

One of a few native Whitebeams, Sorbus aria being the most common with a large population in Co.Galway. It is a small to medium size tree with many points of interest - the leaves have a bright underside which gives it its common name; in Spring the creamy white flowers are host to many insects; in Autumn and Winter the bright red berries provide for many birds and even for the avid craftsperson, the timber is great for chairs and other small furniture.

Site: Tolerates coastal exposure
Soil: Any soil
Position: Full sun, partial shade
Season of Interest: Spring flowers, fruit in Autumn to Winter
Hardiness: Fully hardy
Height: 40ft (12m) Spread: 20ft (7.5m)

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Type | Size: Bareroot | 1-2ft
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