Whitebeams, Rowans and Service Trees of Britain and Ireland
An account of 52 native or naturalised Sorbus taxa in Britain and Ireland (44 species and 8 hybrids). 43 of the taxa are native, 35 of which are endemic to Britain and two to Ireland.
The general introduction covers the history of Sorbus research, reproductive biology and ecology, interpretation of the characters and keys to all taxa and 14 regional keys.
The taxonomy, history, distribution, biology and ecology of each Sorbus taxon is described with an assessment of its conservation status and notes to help with identification.