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19/05/2013 at 16:38

 my sis in law has this growing in her garden I think it looks like ailanthus altissima tree of heaven but not sure, can anyone help me out 

19/05/2013 at 17:33

Please can you add a good close up of a leaflet where it is attached to the midrib.

I hope it is not as Ailianthus is a shocker for sending out sucker.

It is not the right tree for a small garden.



see link... one tree dozens of suckers...

Please check the leaflets for tiny pimples... these are glands that each leaflet has.. see pic...,or.r_qf.&bvm=bv.46751780,d.d2k&fp=5628b6001496fbf7&biw=1920&bih=967&




19/05/2013 at 21:06

I am pretty sure its a variety of sorbus. Leaves are very like sorbus Joseph Rock but you will know better when the berries ripen. 

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