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Serviceberry
Amelanchier grandiflora
Distinguishing Features: Young leaves are purplish, bright red fruits
  • Type: Deciduous
  • Form at maturity: Typically grows 15 to 25 feet tall
  • Leaf: Finely toothed, obovate, bluish green leaves, 2-5 inches long, change to brilliant orange-red in autumn.
  • Flower: Features 5-petaled, showy, slightly fragrant, white flowers in drooping clusters (racemes).
  • Bark: Smooth when young, ashy-gray with dark stripes; later becoming rough with long splits and furrows.
  • Fruit or Seed: Berries, resembling blueberries in size and color
  • Other:
Serviceberry
Amelanchier grandiflora tree
Serviceberry
Amelanchier grandiflora leaf
Serviceberry
Amelanchier grandiflora flower