Scientific Name Pronounciation:
Plant Hardiness Zones:
Plant Hardiness Zone(s):
20-30 ft. H x 8-15 ft. W
Several flowers in drooping clusters, sometimes blooming before the leaves appear.
Bloom Time Notes:
Alternate, oval, 2-4 inches; entire or finely serrate.
1/3-inch red-purple fruit (pome) on short stalk
Pollen and nectar for insects, birds adore the fruit.
Open, rocky woods and slopes; woodland edges; streambanks
Sun or Shade:
Sun to shade; moist to dry well-drained soil; acid soil. The more sun the better the flowering and fruit potential.
Other Common Names: Common serviceberry, Juneberry, Junebush, shadbush, shadblow, sarvisberry.