New England Wild Flower Society

Amelanchier laevis

Allegheny serviceberry, smooth shadbush

Description coming soon



Loved by cedar waxwings!


Height: 15-30 ft
Spread: 8-18 ft
Hardiness Zone: 4-8


Bloom Color: White

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure
Part Shade
Sun
Soil Moisture
Dry
Wet
Average
Ecoregion
(84) Atlantic Coastal Pine Barrens
(82) Acadian Plains and Hills
(58) Northeastern Highlands
(83) Eastern Great Lakes Lowlands
(59) Northeastern Coastal Zone
Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Songbirds
Pollinator Powerhouse Plant
Other Pollinators/Wildlife
Host Plant
Attracts Bees
Ornamental Interest
Summer Fruit
Spring Bloom
Fall Foliage
Attractive Fall Foliage and/or Ornamental Fruit
Red to Purple Fall Foliage
Red Fruit
Landscape Use
Specimen
Rain Garden
Tolerance
Urban Environment
Drought Tolerant
Deer/Rabbit Resistant
Salt Tolerant
Additional Attributes
Edible
Low Maintenance


North American Distribution