Twin Sisters Native Plants Nursery Western mountain ash Medium to tall deciduous shrub with berry-like pomes... Product #: TS150053

Western mountain ash

Vendor: Twin Sisters Native Plants Nursery
Product Code: TS150053

Sorbus scopulina

Medium to tall shrub, 1-5 m tall; stems several, erect to spreading, freely branched, reddish-brown to yellowish; winter buds and young growth sticky, somewhat white- or grey-hairy. Alternate leaflets, short tapering to sharp pointed. Flat-topped to somewhat rounded cluster of small flowers. Berry-like pomes are orange to scarlet.

Frequent throughout BC, except rare west of the Coast-Cascade Mountains. Mesic to moist glades, streambanks, forest edges and open forests in the montane and subalpine zones.