20 years to reach maturity
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This species produces a spreading tree can reach about 8m tall. The leaves are mid-green and made up of 17 to 19 elliptical leaflets that are grey-green underneath. The flowers are pendent clusters of white to pale pink flowers that will appear in early summer and are followed by 12mm wide globular white fruit.
Common problems with Rowan
How to propagate Rowan
You can propagate by softwood cuttings or budding in summer, by stratified seed in autumn.
Grafting in winter.
Other uses of Rowan
Grown for their foliage, small, 5 petalled flowers, attractive fruits and in some species, autumn colour. Suitable for coastal conditions.