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Shepherdia argentea

Common Name(s):
Silver buffaloberry
Category:
Shrubs
Comment:

Drought tolerant

Height:
3-18 ft.
Foliage:
Opposite, entire leaves; silver on both sides; 1 to 2 in. long; thorns on stems
Flower:
White flowers in spring; edible red berries with silvery scales
Zones:
3 to 9
Habit:
Deciduous
Site:
Sun to partial shade; dry to moist, well-drained soil; tolerates poor soil, salt spray, wind
Form:
Spreading to ascending
Width:
4-8 ft.
Tags:
deciduous

NCCES plant id: 1772