This multi-stemmed shrub has white flowers which give way to bluish-purple berries. Fall brings strong yellow and red leaf color. Native Americans used the berries to make pemmican, one of their winter foods.
Attributes - Amelanchier alnifolia
Plant Type: Shrub
Bloom Season: Early Spring through Mid Spring
Flower Color: White
Height: 12 ft. to 20 ft.
Width: 10 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun
Climate: Zones 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Notes: Thrives in Acid Soil, Alkaline Soil, Wet Soil. Edible, Showy Flowers. Susceptible to Rust, Scales, Spider Mites.