- Common Name(s):
- Saskatoon serviceberry
Subject to leaf spot diseases; native to Great Plains
- 6-12 ft.
- Alternate, simple 1 to 3 in. leaves; variable fall color: red, yellow
- 0.75 in. white flowers in spring; 0.3 to 0.5 in. bluish-purple, juicy, edible fruit; ripens in early summer
- 4 to 9
- Sun to partial shade; prefers moist, well-drained soil, but tolerates a range of soil conditions
- Multi-trunked; rounded crown
- 6-10 ft.
NCCES plant id: 1407