Sorbus aucuparia -- European Mountain-Ash

Non-native* (Europe, North Africa, West Asia)

Other names: Rowan Tree

Steve Hurst @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database [1]

Herman, D.E., et al. 1996. North Dakota tree handbook.
USDA NRCS ND State Soil Conservation Committee;
NDSU Extension and Western Area Power Administration, Bismarck. [1]

Tom DeGomez, University of Arizona [2]

Tom DeGomez, University of Arizona [2]


Flowering dates: May through July

Fruit ripening dates: August through October

Seed dispersal dates: August through winter


* Listed as invasive in natural areas by the Invasive Plant Atlas of the United States.

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