Sorbus torminalis / Sorbo torminale

Species: Sorbus torminalis L.
Italian common noun: Sorbo torminale, Baccarello, Ciavardello
Family: Rosaceae
Natural shapesTrees DeciduosFull sunPartial shade
Climate resistance: + / -20° CClimate resistance: + / -20° C
- Legislative Decree no. 151 - Legislative Decree no. 214 - Legislative Decree no. 386

Origin: Europe, North Africa, Minor Asia

Botanical characteristics: It is a deciduous tree, up to 20 meters high with an irregular, expanded crown. Twigs are shiny, reddish-brown. Bark is scaly. Leaves are ovate, lobed and serrated, similar to those of maples, bright green and shiny on the upper side, while on the lower one is firstly pubescent and then glabrous. In autumn, they turn yellow to red-bronze. In May, it blooms white flowers in sparse corymbs, up to 10 cm wide. Fruit are ovoid, leaf rust, edible.

Agronomic and environmental characteristics: It is present throughout the territory, in broad-leaved forests up to 800 meters. It adapts to all lands.

Use: It is cultivated as ornamental plant for its flowering and berries, used in parks and gardens as a single plant or in groups. It is ideal for small gardens and wild gardens or woods. It is suitable for urban green areas, avenues, road embankments, river banks and industrial areas. It is suitable for reforestation of hilly and mountainous areas and for environmental clean-up. It is recommended in the areas of bird restocking for berry production.

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Produzione Note Altezza Circonferenza tronco Diametro/Lato chioma Q.tà  
Vaso 9.9.13 Vaso 9.9.13
Vaso Ø 18 Vaso Ø 18
Vaso Ø 22 Vaso Ø 22
Zolla 175-200 cm
Zolla 200-250 cm
Zolla 250-300 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 300-350 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 350-400 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 400-450 cm
Zolla 6-8 cm
Zolla 8-10 cm
Zolla 12-14 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 14-16 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 16-18 cm