Common serviceberry (Amelanchier arborea) is a tall shrub or small tree with a narrow, rounded crown. It also known as Downy serviceberry. It’s very popular as a native tree for landscaping, for its ornamental qualities, wildlife value, and edible fruits. Leaves are alternate, simple, oval, 2–5 inches long; finely toothed with a pointy tip, medium green; in autumn, turning gold and orange, often with reds and greens, too. Bark is light gray and smooth when young; dark gray with shallow grooves and long ridges with age. It often flowers before the leaves emerge. Fruits June–July; round, reddish-purple berries, ⅓ to ½ inch in diameter, tasteless or sweet, borne on long stalks; seeds small and numerous.
Common serviceberry is a tall shrub. Fruits in June–July ( it also called Juneberry) with round, reddish-purple small berries. For similar product look at Saskatoon serviceberry.
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General Tree Height/Caliper: Our grafted/budded apple, peach, apricot, plum, pear, nectarine, and cherry trees are about 4-6' tall with a caliper/diameter of about 1/4-3/4". Most have more than 5' height and 1/2" diameter. Most other trees are seedlings ranging from 18-36" tall. You know if a tree is a seedling when the rootstock selected says "Seedling".
A rootstock primarily controls a tree's size and how early it bears fruit. Learn more about our specific rootstocks.