Description + Attributes:
This tree is an all-season beauty. Early in the spring, beautiful white clusters of blooms set it off against the new green of spring. Vivid red- and gold-hued foliage graces the landscape in the fall. And plump red berries are a favorite of birds in summer. The berries are also popular with the human crowd for pies, preserves and fresh eating.
Its year-round interest and smaller size make the serviceberry a versatile choice for landscaping.
- Blooms in March and April (depending on location), with delicate white flowers arranged in clusters.
- Is one of the finest small trees for fall color, with leaves turning vivid shades of red and gold.
- Produces berry-like fruit that ripens in June, changing from green to red to purplish black.
- Also known as the Juneberry.
- Grows in a rounded shape.
- The fruit this tree produces is loved by birds.
& Width 15’-25’
It’s berries provide a food source for birds and small animals.
Full Sun/Partial Shade
Moist and well drained soils.
Moderate Drought Tolerance