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Rowan

Sorbus scalaris

Also known as

Rowan tree

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

6a

USDA zone

-23°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

7m

Max

5m

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Rowan Overview

This species of small tree will grow to about 7m with oval to oblong leaves about 10-15cm with lobed sides. The fruits are deep red.

Common problems with Rowan

How to propagate Rowan

Budding

You can propagate by softwood cuttings or budding in summer.

Cuttings

Other uses of Rowan

Grown for their foliage, small, 5 petalled flowers, attractive fruits and in some species, autumn colour. Suitable for coastal conditions.