The small, purplish bronze, young leaves on this narrow tree or shrub turn dark green in summer and brilliant red, yellow and orange in fall. Dangling clusters of white flowers are followed by fleshy, sweet, berrylike, dark purple fruits.
Attributes - Amelanchier laevis
Plant Type: Shrub, Tree
Bloom Season: Early Spring
Flower Color: White
Height: 15 ft. to 40 ft.
Width: 40 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun
Climate: Zones 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Notes: Thrives in Acid Soil, Alkaline Soil, Wet Soil. Edible, Showy Flowers. Susceptible to Rust, Scales.