Plants will be sent bare root while dormant, roots wrapped in wet media, secured inside the box. Once it starts growing in May - shipping in container planted in soil.
Plant will be cut back/pruned to few buds (8-12 inches tall) in order to fit in to the box/mailing tube 22 inches.
Latin: Sorbus aucuparia
Other common names: rowan-tree, the whispering tree, witch tree, Ð ÑÐ±Ð¸Ð½Ð° (Russian) - Riabina
Mature Height: 65 ft
Soil / Climate: Grows in dry rocky areas to moist rich woods. Does not like hot locations. Good in cooler climates. Prefers full sun.
Notes: European Mountain ash has grayish, yellow-brown smooth bark. Long, compound leaves with sharp toothed edges. Leaves turn orange-red in autumn. Flowers are white or pink. Buds are pubescent(short, soft, fuzzy or downy), in contrast with the American version's shiny buds. More commonly planted than American Mountain Ash. European Mountain Ash produces small, 1/4 inch in diameter, orange-red fruits ripen in late August and September. Makes a good smaller shade tree. It has been used for medicinal purposes and the fruit is used to make rowanberry wine, flavor mead, ale, cider and jelly(berries are bitter and need a great deal of sugar). The Rowan tree is known as the "Tree of Protection and Vision". The Rowan's wood makes beautiful walking sticks and is suitable for carving.
Wildlife: Fruit is a favorite food of the ruffed grouse. Also highly prized by the red-headed woodpecker, gray catbird, robin, bluebird, and oriole.
Payment must be received within 3 days after the purchase, then I ship the item.
Feel free to ask me any questions about this item. I am always glad to help you.
I prefer to ship at beginning of the week - Mondays or Wednesdays.
Shipping with tracking number in USA. International buyers contact me first before you buy it , as I don't send to all countries due to their border plant entry control policies. I am not responsible for confiscated items due to quarantine inspection in your country. one European Mountain Ash (Sorbus aucuparia) tree 1 year old, 8-14 inches tall. sent bare root Tags: plant,live,dormant,European,Mountain,Ash,Sorbus,aucuparia,ÑÑÐ±Ð¸Ð½Ð°
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Plants will be packed securely in the box, preventing it from shifting inside the box, with adequate moisture in the soil or around the roots in case of bare rooted plants during the dormancy.
We guarantee plants and/or plant material will arrive alive and safe. If there is a damage to the plant during the shipping please contact us very same day of delivery with the pictures showing the damage so we can see it. We will do everything possible to correct it.