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Whitebeam
Sorbus hedlundii

A little-known whitebeam species, it features the classic downy grey-green leaves, and russeted fruitlets in autumn.
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Growing


Whitebeam
Sorbus hedlundii
Gardening skillBeginner
Attractive featuresAttractive fruit
Attractive tree / plant
Attractive foliage
Growth habitUpright-spreading / Vase
Height after 10 years3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
SunlightPrefers full sun
Growth rateAverage
WildlifeAttractive to birds
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Identification


Whitebeam
Sorbus hedlundii
Flower colourWhite
Flowering monthJune
Leaf colourGrey-green
Fruit colourBrown
Fruit persistencePersistent
Annual cycleDeciduous
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