Rowan - Sorbus aucuparia
Small rather slender tree. Leaves pinnate with 5 to 7 pairs of toothed oblong leaflets, green, hairy beneath. Flowers creamy white 8 to 10 mm in domed clusters. Berries 6 to 9 mm red, shiny.
Woodland and hedgerows.
May and June.
Widespread in Britain especially in the uplands.
Frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland. In the 1979 Flora survey of Leicestershire it was found in 167 of the 617 tetrads.
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
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