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  • Eventual height: 10m
  • Eventual spread: 5m

Sorbus 'Eastern Promise'


5 year guarantee RHS award of garden merit
10 lt pot (1.5-1.8m) £79.99
10 lt pot (1.5-1.8m) £79.99

This tree is deciduous so it will lose all its leaves in autumn, then fresh new foliage appears again each spring.

  • Position: full sun or lightly dappled shade
  • Soil: tolerates all soils
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: April to May
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    A lovely small, oval-headed tree with dark green leaflets that turn a deep purple then a fiery-orange in autumn. Clusters of coral-pink berries in dense clusters, often weigh down the branches in autumn. An outstanding tree which can tolerate a wide range of soils and conditions.

  • Garden care: Requires minimal pruning. Remove any broken, diseased or crossing branches in late autumn or winter. When planting incorporate lots of well-rotted garden compost in the planting hole and stake firmly.

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