Arbutus wore his dark hair in a waist-length ponytail and had a long and angular body.
Arbutus was said to be a very morbid, morose fellow.
The Dragonet Prophecy
Arbutus, along with Rowan, Cardinal, and Cranberry, were the humans who fought Tsunami and Starflight in the SkyWing Arena. He was one of the humans to have been killed in the arena, along with Cardinal.
- "Yeah, right, […] Dragons who know their own birthdays. Ha."
- ― to Cardinal (Dragonslayer, page 225)