Spring 2022We are now accepting pre-orders for delivery from September onwards for pot-grown trees and December onwards for bare-rooted trees.
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Beissneri

Sorbus aucuparia
Beissneri is listed in the RHS Plants for Pollinators

Beissneri is a form of the Common Rowan, and features the red berries which are characteristic of this species. 

In spring the new young shoots have red tinge. The leaves are bright green over the spring and summer, turning yellow in the autumn.

If you are looking for a Comman Rowan but have limited space then Beissneri is a good choice.

Beissneri rowan trees for sale

  • 11-year bare-root tree £37.00
    Large size (3m-5m after 10 years)
  • 22-year pot-grown tree £65.00
    In a 12L pot
    Large size (3m-5m after 10 years)
Pre-order now for delivery from September onwards for pot grown trees or December for bare-root trees and mixed orders.

Beissneri characteristics

  • Gardening skillBeginner
  • Attractive featuresAttractive flowersAttractive fruitAttractive tree / plantAutumn foliage colour
  • Growth habitUpright
  • Height after 10 years2.5m-3.5m / 8ft-12ft
  • Growth rateAverage
  • Site conditionsCoastal siteOccasional floodingWindy site
  • WildlifeAttractive to birdsRHS Plants for Pollinators
  • Flower colourWhite
  • Flowering monthMayJune
  • Leaf colourGreen
  • Leaf colour - autumnYellow
  • Leaf/Flower sequenceLeaves appear first
  • Fruit colourRed
  • Fruit persistencePersistent
  • Country of originGermany
  • Annual cycleDeciduous

How to choose a Rowan or Whitebeam tree

We list more than 50 Sorbus (rowan and whitebeam) trees. Choosing can be difficult! Our article explaining the different berry and leaf colours might help narrow down the selection.