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AMELANCHIER 'Ballerina'

Commonly known as Juneberry, Service berry, Shadbush

Large trusses of pure white flowers and edible bluish black fruits
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  • Deciduous
    Glossy leaves 5-8cm (2-3in) long, bronze when young, mid-green in summer and red-purple in autumn.
  • White
  • Height
    6m (20ft)
  • Spread
    8m (26ft)
  • Tree
    Spreading, shrubby tree. Produces trusses of flowers to 15cm (6in) long followed by sweet, juicy fruit.
  • Hardy - very cold winter
    Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade

AMELANCHIER 'Ballerina'

 
Estimated availability autumn 2022 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
Large £65.00  
Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2022
plant size comparison icon 10 to 15 Litre
  • Additional Features
    Berries
    These plants have berries.
    Pests & Diseases
    Fireblight.
    Place of origin
    North America.
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    Serrulate
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf shape
    Elliptic
    (see photos above)
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 1
    Suitable for: Deciduous and evergreen trees, and some deciduous shrubs.
    Pruning: Minimal pruning required. Prune wayward or crossing branches to maintain a healthy framework.
    When: When dormant in the late winter/early spring. Some in the summer/autumn to prevent bleeding of sap.

    RHS group 1
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
    Spring
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Acid / ericaceous loving
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • Tree Shape
    Rounded to broadly spreading
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6m (20ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  8m (26ft)
 

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