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Tree comparisons


Rowan
Leonard Messel

A good all-round small rowan tree, with good autumn colours and cascades of pink fruitlets.
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Growing


Rowan
Leonard Messel
Gardening skillBeginner
AwardsRHS AGM (current)
Attractive featuresAttractive fruit
Autumn foliage colour
Growth habitUpright-spreading / Vase
Height after 10 years3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
PruningDo not prune
Site conditionsOccasional flooding
Coastal site
WildlifeAttractive to birds
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Identification


Rowan
Leonard Messel
Flower colourWhite
Flowering monthMay
June
Leaf colourGreen
Leaf colour - autumnMultiple tints
Fruit colourPink
Fruit persistencePersistent
Annual cycleDeciduous
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