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European Mountain Ash vs Jahns Prairie Gooseberry

Sorbus aucuparia

Ribes oxyacanthoides Jahns Prairie

ONLY AVAILABLE BY CONTRACT GROW

NOT AVAILABLE THIS SEASON

(we don't know if or when this product will be restocked)

European Mountain Ash
Jahns Prairie Gooseberry

European Mountain Ash is an attractive, ornamental tree. This medium-sized tree produces tiny white-yellow flowers in the spring and decorative clusters of small red/orange berries in the summer. Its bitter fruit is often used to make Rowan Jelly, is a traditional garnish for wild game and venison. Ideal for residential lots, European Mountain Ash will attracts birds to your property.

Jahns Prairie Gooseberry produces large, delicious red fruit.

Found in the Red Deer River valley by Dr. Otto Jahn in 1984. This cultivar was found to resist insects and disease, tolerate frost, and produce high quality fruit.

EUROPEAN MOUNTAIN ASH QUICK FACTS

JAHNS PRAIRIE GOOSEBERRY QUICK FACTS

Zone: 2a
Zone: 3a
Height: 15 m (49 ft)
Height: 1.5 m (5 ft)
Spread: 5 m (16 ft)
Spread: 0.9 m (3 ft)
Moisture: normal
Moisture: normal, wet
Light: partial shade, full sun
Light: full sun
Fall colour: reddish-orange
Fall colour: leaves turn yellow
Berries: red-pink berries (ripe in mid to late July). Dessert berries (high quality); disease resistant
Flowers: small white flowers in clusters
Growth rate: fast
Growth rate: fast
Life span: medium
Life span: short
Maintenance: low
Maintenance: low
Suckering: none
Suckering: none
Pollution tolerance: medium
Pollution tolerance: medium





Other Names: quickbeam, rowan


Ships To Canada: yes
Ships to USA: no
Ships To Canada: yes
Ships to USA: no