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AMELANCHIER lamarckii

Commonly known as Juneberry, Service berry, Snowy mespilus



Gives an excellent early spring display with white flowers and also rich autumn colour
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individually £7.50 each, 10+ £6.00 each

  • Deciduous - bronze leaves, to 8cm (3in) long, turn dark-green, then orange and red in autumn.
  • Height - 10m (33ft)
  • Spread - 12m (39ft)
  • Tall Shrub - upright-stemmed shrub or small tree. Produces trusses of flowers 6-12cm (2½-5in) long. Sweet, juicy, purple-black fruit.
  • Tree
  • 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
  • Rounded to broadly spreading
  • Additional Features - Autumn Colour
  • Good to know - often confused with A. laevis. Young shoots and leaves are white-haired.
  • Pests & Diseases - fireblight.
  • Place of Origin - probably eastern Canada. Naturalised in Europe from 17th century.
  • Soil Conditions - Acid / ericaceous loving
  • Fertile moist well-drained soil
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