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Native Whip 150-175cm (Own Roots)

£29.00
Size: 
Whip 150-175cm (Own Roots)
Fertility: 
self-fertile
Rootstock: 
Quince A
Use: 
November - January
SKU: SERTREN-452100
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Description

The True Service Tree (Sorbus Domestica) is a native of southern Europe where it is still cultivated as a fruit crop in some countries. A slow growing and ultimately quite large tree (approx. 15m) which can live to a great age. It is similar in appearance to our native Rowan. Fruit is red-brown in colour and spotted. They should only be consumed once "bletted" or after it has been touched by frost. In France the fruit is used for making a form of perry or dried like prunes.This self-fertile Service Tree is believed to have originated from in