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Rowan trees in the collection of the Botanical Garden of Moscow State University

Rowan trees in the collection of the Botanical Garden of Moscow State University

Рябины в коллекции Ботанического сада МГУ
ISBN: 978-5-19-011537-6 publication date: 2020 pages': 168

for specialists in the fields of botany, fruit growing and landscape design, and also for students and a wide range of amateur gardeners.

Abstract

The book is devoted to the description of species, hybrids and varieties of representatives of the genus Rowan (Sorbus L.), which have been grown and observed for several decades in the open ground collection of the Botanical Garden of Biology Faculty of Lomonosov Moscow State University.

 A detailed description of cultivated varieties and natural species with an indication of their origin and biological properties is given. Data on reproduction, agricultural technology, decorative and food use of rowan trees are presented. Attention is paid to the history of selection work and rowan cultivation in our country. Data on winter hardiness based on long-term observations of rowans under the climate conditions of the Central zone of European Russia are presented.

The publication will be useful for specialists in the fields of botany, fruit growing and landscape design, and also for students and a wide range of amateur gardeners.

To cite this article
Kocheshkova T.V., Boyko G.A., Kazarova S.Yu. Rowan trees in the collection of the Botanical Garden of Moscow State University. — Moscow: Moscow University Press, 2020. — 168 p.
About the authors
Kocheshkova Tatyana. V. Boyko Grigoriy A.

Ph.D in Biology,

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Kazarova Svetlana Yu.

Ph.D in Biology,

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