Genus in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection.

Digitised Reference Slides

We currently have 9 digitised slides. Each record may contain multiple individual grains and images.

Sorbus (rights holder:)

Rowans, Whitebeams, Service Trees

Rowan gets its alternative name of mountain ash from its abundance in upland areas and from the shape and pattern of its leaves, which resemble its unrelated namesake. It produces a large crop of vivid orange berries, popular with humans as well as birds. There is a long history of superstition connected with this tree and it his believed to have certain magical powers. In Scotland, for instance, ... Text © Wildscreen

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Parent Taxon
Taxonomic Completion
7 of 244 accepted Species.
Global Pollen Project UUID
Botanical Reference
None available. You can check The Plant List for further information.
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The Plant List Global Biodiversity Information Facility