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Amelanchier lamarckii

Also called Snowy Mespilus


 Suitable Substitutions for Amelanchier lamarckii

Amelanchier laevis

Amelanchier laevis

Allegheny Serviceberry

Amelanchier humilis

Amelanchier humilis

Low Shadbush

 
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More About Amelanchier lamarckii

  • Lightly fragrant, loose clusters of white flowers appear before the leaves
  • Edible red berries ripen to dark purplish-black in June
  • Glossy leaves emerge bronzish-purple, maturing to dark green
  • Fall colour is yellow to orange-red
  • Tends to sucker less than other serviceberries
  • Bloom Time: Spring

Interesting Notes:

Native to Ontario and North America.

Zone:

4

Height:

9-10 m

Spread:

4-5 m

Colour:

White
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Juneberry Growing and Maintenance Tips

Juneberry tolerates a wide range of soils and conditions. It can be grown as a specimen tree or a multi-stemmed shrub. 


Amelanchier lamarckii Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Attracts Birds
Attracts Birds
Fast
Fast
Edible
Edible
Native to Ontario
Native to Ontario

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Attributes

Berries
Deciduous
Fall Color

Flowering Time

Early Spring

Habit

Multi-stem/Clump form
Upright

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Naturalizing
Specimen
Woodland/woods edge