Keele University Arboretum
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Sorbus hupehenis Hupeh's Rowan
A species of Rowan native to central and western China. It is a small deciduous tree growing to 5–10 m tall, with grey-brown to purplish-brown bark. The pinnate leaves are 10–15 cm long, with 7-17 narrow oval leaflets and serrated margins. They change to orange or red in autumn. The flowers are white with five petals 5–7 mm diameter and are produced in corymbs 6–10 cm diameter in late spring to early summer. The fruit is 5–8 mm diameter, bright pink.
At Keele : one by side of Lake 1; tag 7558; compartment 21B, Square O11.