Sorbus bissetii Pearls

  • Height 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
  • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
  • Leaf colour - autumn: Bronze / Purple
  • Fruit colour: White

'Pearls' is a small spreading rowan tree, named after its pearly-white berries. The berries are initially purple in the summer but turn to white as autumn progresses.

The fern-like green leaves are also a particularly attractive of this variety, with the added bonus that they turn purple / red in the autumn.

Overall this is a lovely tree for the smaller garden.

'Pearls' belongs to the species Sorbus bissetii., It can be distinguished from other rowan species by its more spreading bushy habit. The species originates in China. 

Pearls trees for sale

Deliveries from week commencing 18th November 2019 (or December for bare-root).

Item
Height in 10 years
Price inc. VAT
Quantity
1-year Pearls tree - bare root
3m-5m tall after 10 years
£23.95
Out of stock
2-year Pearls tree - in a 12L pot
3m-5m tall after 10 years
£47.95


Pearls characteristics

Growing

  • Attractive features: Attractive fruit Attractive tree / plant Autumn foliage colour
  • Height 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
  • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
  • Growth rate: Average
  • Vigour: Slightly large
  • Sunlight: Prefers full sun
  • Useful for: Small spaces
  • Gardening skill: Suitable for beginners

Identification

  • Flowering month: May
  • Flower colour: White
  • Leaf colour: Green
  • Leaf colour - young: Green
  • Leaf colour - autumn: Bronze / Purple
  • Fruit colour: White
  • Annual cycle: Deciduous

How to choose a Rowan or Whitebeam tree

We have a very wide range of Sorbus (rowan and whitebeam) trees. Choosing can be difficult! Our article explaining the different berry and leaf colours might help narrow down the selection.


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