Sorbus Intermedia (Swedish Whitebeam) 'Brouwers'
|Species||:||Sorbus Intermedia Brouwers|
|Common Name(s)||:||Brouwers,Swedish Whitebeam|
|Seasons of Interest||:||Spring Interest,Autumn Interest|
|Tree Features||:||White Flower,Good for Bees|
|Mature Size||:||Medium (10-15m)|
|Tree uses||:||Coastal Planting|
|Tree Type||:||Deciduous Broad Leaf|
|Soil Type||:||Alkaline Soil|
|Tree uses||:||Urban Sites,Garden,Cold Exposed Sites,Avenue Trees|
A Swedish Whitebeam with a more pyramidal crown than the species.
This Swedish Whitebeam clone has a more pyramidal crown than the species and is more commonly grown by nurseries as the catchall for Sorbus intermedia.
Clonal variations can be very similar to their parents but crucially offer a far greater degree of uniformity.
A medium size tree with a conical crown, its single, dark green leaves have silver-grey undersides.
White flowers in May produce orange-red fruits.
It is wind resistant and tolerant of calcareous soils and air pollution, making this a really tough tree.
It will thrive in even the harshest conditions including near the coast.
Mature height: 10-15m