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Amelanchier x grandiflora 'Ballerina'

More About Amelanchier x grandiflora 'Ballerina'

  • Neatly branched broad upright habit
  • Flowers are white and relatively large
  • Foliage is dark green and oval, with a fine serration at the edges
  • Fruit is a small red berry, turning deep purple
  • Leaves turn striking red in the fall
  • Bloom Time: Spring

Zone:

4

Height:

5-6 m

Spread:

4-5 m

Colour:

White
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Ballerina Serviceberry Growing and Maintenance Tips

Amelanchier x grandiflora cultivars are crosses between A. arborea and A. laevis. They grow best in a moist, well-drained, lime-free soil and are remarkably resistant to fire blight. They can be grown as specimen trees or multi-stemmed shrubs.


Amelanchier x grandiflora 'Ballerina' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Full Shade
Full Shade
Attracts Birds
Attracts Birds
Edible
Edible

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fall Color
Berries
Deciduous

Flowering Time

Early Spring

Habit

Oval
Pyramidal
Upright

Foliage Color

Red
Green
Orange

Landscape uses

Naturalizing
Specimen
Woodland/woods edge

 Suitable Substitutions for Amelanchier x grandiflora 'Ballerina'