Smooth Serviceberry (Amelanchier laevis)

Habitat: Forests, Fields and Open Areas

Grows in Sun/Shade: Sun, Shade

Flowers: White

Attributes: Pollinator friendly

Height: 2-6 m (6-19 ft)

  

The young branches and buds of Serviceberry are reddish brown and smooth, while the older twigs are gray. The flowers are plentiful, fragrant, and grouped in showy white clusters. The berries are edible and tasty, if you beat the birds to them during the early summer.

  
  

For more information about this plant please visit the Ontario Trees & Shrubs website

  

4265 Wilmot-Easthope Rd., New Hamburg,  (2 km north of highway 7/8 or south of Erb's Road)

Nursery (please call ahead) 519-662-2529 (office) or 519-272-3393 (cell)
Preorder or consultation 519-831-0953 or email nithriverplants@hotmail.com

 

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