- Height 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
- Growth habit: Upright
- Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Gold
- Fruit colour: Orange / Red
Ravensbill gets its name from its distinctive raven-coloured winter buds.
It grows with an upright habit, and its highly-feathered leaves are an attractive autumn feature when they turn from green to orange and gold.
The small fruitlets are a tomato orange colour.
Ravensbill trees for sale
2-year Ravensbill tree - in a 7L pot
What will it look like?
Illustrative example of a pot-grown tree of this variety as supplied.
(Approx. girth: 6/8).
Trees should reach their mature height after about 10 or more years.
Leaves may not be present during winter, and we may prune some shoots to fit the delivery carton. Size may vary during the season and between batches.
The container (if supplied) is only used for transporting the tree, which should then be planted out in the garden or in a much larger patio planter (not all species are suitable for patio planting).
- Attractive features:
Attractive fruit Autumn foliage colour
- Height 10 years:
3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
- Growth habit:
- Site conditions:
Coastal site Occasional flooding
- Disease resistance:
- Gardening skill:
Suitable for beginners
- Country of origin:
- Flowering month:
- Flower colour:
- Leaf colour:
- Leaf colour - young:
- Leaf colour - autumn:
Orange / Gold
- Fruit colour:
Orange / Red
- Annual cycle:
- Fruit persistence:
Attractive to birds
How to choose a Rowan or Whitebeam tree
We have a very wide range of Sorbus (rowan and whitebeam) trees. Choosing can be difficult! Our article explaining the different berry and leaf colours might help narrow down the selection.