American Mountain Ash (Sorbus americana)

  • Broadleafed
  • Deciduous
  • Alternate Common Name: None
  • Average Height: 40ft
  • Average Width: 20ft
  • Leaf Description: American mountain ash leaves are green in Spring and Summer and green in Fall. They are imparipinnate - odd pinnate in shape.
  • Bark Description: When young, American mountain ash bark is smooth with numerous lenticels, grayish brown, developing cracks, splits and scaly patches with age.
  • Twig Description: Moderate to stout, shiny gray to reddish brown, spur shoot present, leaf scars narrow, buds 3/8 to 1/2 inch long, dark purplish red and sticky
  • Flowering: White flowers in early Summer.
  • Needle or Broadleaf: Broadleafed
  • Comments: None

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