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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
Attractive featuresAttractive fruit
Autumn foliage colour
Height 10 years3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
Growth habitUpright-spreading
VigourSlightly small
Site conditionsCoastal site
Occasional flooding
Useful forOpen spaces
Small spaces
Hardiness rating (RHS)H6 (to -20C)
PruningDo not prune
Disease resistanceGood
Gardening skillBeginner
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Identification


Rowan
Leonard Messel
Flowering monthMay
June
Flower colourWhite
Leaf colourGreen
Leaf colour - youngGreen
Leaf colour - autumnMultiple tints
Fruit colourPink
Annual cycleDeciduous
AwardsRHS Award of Garden Merit
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Using


Rowan
Leonard Messel
Fruit persistencePersistent
WildlifeAttractive to birds
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