Dr. Green Thumb Identification

Tree, Plant, Flower & Insect Identification

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 Sorbus americana - American Mountainash
 Leaves are alternate, pinnately compound with 7 to 17 leaflets.
 
  Leaflets also have serrated margins.
A key identifying characteristic is the large terminal bud which is sticky.
 
 
 
Up to 30 feet tall.
 
 
 
 
 
Clusters of orange berries, which can ferment from temperature fluxuations can cause birds  to become intoxicated.