European Mountain Ash Sorbus aucuparia is a species of the genus Sorbus, native to most of Europe except for the far south, and northern Asia.
In the south of its range in the Mediterranean region, it is confined to high altitudes in mountains. A beautiful tree at its best, of rounded oval habit when mature with dark green leaves that turn yellow, red, or purple in the fall.
The white flowers in clusters to 5" in May are unpleasantly scented. It doesn't like harsh conditions and excessive heat, which tends toward disease problems.
It has compound leaves and is native from Europe to Siberia.