Snowy mespilus, Juneberry, Serviceberry, Shadbush, Snowy mespil, Amelanchier botryapium, Amelanchier canadensis, Amelanchier canadensis var. botryapium, Amelanchier confusa, Amelanchier laevis f. villosa, Amelanchier x lamarckii
- lamarckii– A. lamarckii is an upright, deciduous shrub or small tree with spreading branches bearing oblong to elliptic, dark green leaves, bronze when young and turning orange and red in autumn. Pendent racemes of white flowers in mid-spring are followed by purple-black fruit.
Spreading, Rounded, Upright
RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
White, Flushed pink in Spring
Bronze in Spring; Green in Summer; Red, Orange in Autumn
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Pruning group 1
WHERE TO GROW
Amelanchier lamarckii (Snowy mespilus) will reach a height of 10m and a spread of 12m after 10-20 years.
Low Maintenance, Hedging/Screens, City, Wildlife
Grow in moist, but well-drained, neutral to acid soil. Grow in full sun for the best autumn colour.
Clay, Loamy, Sandy
Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Partial Shade, Full Sun
North, South, East, West