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Amelanchier x grandiflora

Common Name(s):

Phonetic Spelling
am-uh-LAN-kee-er BI gran-dih-FLOR-uh
Description

A natural hybrid between A. arborea and A. laevis which includes the listed cultivars above. Learn more about Amelanchier spp.

Other forms: irregular; graceful

 

Cultivars:
  • Autumn Brilliance
  • Autumn Sunset
  • Ballerina
  • Cumulus
  • Prince Charles
  • Princess Diana
  • Prince William
  • Robin Hill
Tags:
#purple#white#pink#deciduous#fall color#yellow#full sun#partial shade#orange#white flowers#orange leaves#wildlife plant#white flower#tree#yellow leaves#playground#cpp#deer resistant#magenta#magenta berries#fragrant flower#pink buds#children's garden#pruple fruit
Cultivars:
  • Autumn Brilliance
  • Autumn Sunset
  • Ballerina
  • Cumulus
  • Prince Charles
  • Princess Diana
  • Prince William
  • Robin Hill
Tags:
#purple#white#pink#deciduous#fall color#yellow#full sun#partial shade#orange#white flowers#orange leaves#wildlife plant#white flower#tree#yellow leaves#playground#cpp#deer resistant#magenta#magenta berries#fragrant flower#pink buds#children's garden#pruple fruit
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Amelanchier
    Play Value:
    Wildlife Enhancement
    Particularly Resistant To (Insects/Diseases/Other Problems):
    mildly resistant to damage by deer
    Edibility:
    fruit
    Dimensions:
    Height: 20 ft. 0 in. - 25 ft. 0 in.
    Width: 15 ft. 0 in. - 20 ft. 0 in.
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Tree
    Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Habit/Form:
    Erect
    Growth Rate:
    Medium
    Texture:
    Medium
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Partial Shade (Direct sunlight only part of the day, 2-6 hours)
    Usda Plant Hardiness Zone:
    4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b
  • Fruit:
    Fruit Color:
    Pink
    Purple/Lavender
    Fruit Value To Gardener:
    Edible
    Fruit Type:
    Berry
    Fruit Description:
    Sweet berries turn magenta to purple. Seed: Fruit
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Pink
    White
    Flower Value To Gardener:
    Fragrant
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Spring
    Flower Description:
    The plant has small (larger than spp.), white flowers from pink buds in spring.
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Leaf Color:
    Orange
    Deciduous Leaf Fall Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    Orange
    Leaf Type:
    Simple
    Leaf Arrangement:
    Alternate
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Length:
    1-3 inches
    Leaf Description:
    yellow to orange fall color
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Theme:
    Children's Garden
    Resistance To Challenges:
    Deer