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Amelanchier alnifolia

Common Name(s):
Saskatoon serviceberry
Category:
Shrubs
Comment:

Subject to leaf spot diseases; native to Great Plains

Height:
6-12 ft.
Foliage:
Alternate, simple 1 to 3 in. leaves; variable fall color: red, yellow
Flower:
0.75 in. white flowers in spring; 0.3 to 0.5 in. bluish-purple, juicy, edible fruit; ripens in early summer
Zones:
4 to 9
Habit:
Deciduous
Site:
Sun to partial shade; prefers moist, well-drained soil, but tolerates a range of soil conditions
Texture:
Medium
Form:
Multi-trunked; rounded crown
Width:
6-10 ft.
Tags:
cpp, deciduous

NCCES plant id: 1407

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Matt Lavin, CC BY-ND-2.0