It is a sparingly thorny, deciduous small tree with a dense broad crown. It has glossy oval leaves turning red in late autumn and falling late. Flowers are white, followed by large berries. Autumn colour is orange-red and persists longer than most.
Flowers: White flowers in late spring
Fruit: Produces bright red haws 2cm long, that stay on well into the winter.
Bark: Smooth silvery grey
Leaves: Glossy green oval leaves
Autumn colours: Bright red to orange
Ultimate height: 7m
Uses: Perfect tree for the smaller garden, or even larger gardens. Great spring blossom. Red haws in autumn and winter for the birds. Stunning autumn colour.