Mountain Ash by Arus Door

MountainAsh by Arus Door June Right

MountainAsh by Arus Door June Right

Mountain Ash (Sorbus aucuparia). Native in Ireland with grey stems, pinnate leaves with 14 or so leaflets on either side of a common stalk. White flowers in late spring are succeeded red fruits.  Clusters of red fruits are noticeable in autumn and winter and are often eaten by birds. Source: Dr Mary Forrest, UCD.

 

 

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Link: Royal Horticultural Society, UK

Link: North Carolina State University: catelogue of trees

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