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Mountain Ash – Rabina

5 out of 5 based on 1 customer rating
(1 customer review)

$35.00

Out of stock

SKU: AFGN-0165 Categories: ,

Product Description

Rabina – Rabina was selected in Russia for its non-bitter, sweet-tart, tasty and nutritious fruit. Rabina’s abundant and attractive, bright orange berries can be eaten fresh and make tasty juice and preserves. Rabina forms an upright-growing, small to medium-size tree which can easily be kept at 12 ft. in height or less with pruning.

The fruit is edible raw or cooked. It can be used to make delicious, if slightly acidulous, jams and preserves, the fruit can also be dried and used as a flour mixed with cereals. The leaves and flowers are used as a tea substitute.

 

Additional Information

Latin Name

Sorbus aucuparia

Family

Rosaceae

Size At Maturity

12-15′

Usda Zone

Zone 2

Native Habitat

Woods, scrub and mountain rocks, mainly on lighter soil, rare or absent on clays or soft limestones. It is found at higher elevations than any other native tree.

Pollination Requirements

Partially self-fertile. Plant two varieties for cross-pollination and heavier crops.

Size of plant for sale

3/8″ bareroot

Variety

Rabina – Rabina was selected in Russia for its non-bitter, sweet-tart, tasty and nutritious fruit. Rabina’s abundant and attractive, bright orange berries can be eaten fresh and make tasty juice and p

Plant Description Source

Plants for a future: http://www.pfaf.org

1 review for Mountain Ash – Rabina

  1. 5 out of 5

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    Fruit is very tasty, sweet-tart with no bitterness whatsoever. I had sampled this edible mountain ash at a fruit festival and everyone doing so was also very surprised and impressed with it.

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