Serviceberry – Allegheny – #5

Serviceberry – Allegheny – #5 Container

$99.99

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Description

Serviceberry – Allegheny (Botanical Name: Amelanchier laevis) is a delightful bushy deciduous tree prized for its native woodland charm and ornamental features. Thriving in full sun to part sun conditions, this tree prefers slightly moist, well-draining soil. It is suitable for hardiness zones 4 to 8.

With an upright vase-shaped habit, this plant grows to a mature height of approximately 20 feet with a width of 15 feet. In the spring, it bursts into bloom with stunning clusters of white flowers that rise above the foliage. This creates a picturesque scene in the landscape. These showy flowers make it an excellent choice for enhancing small home landscapes, where its beauty can be appreciated up close.

Beyond its spring blossoms, Allegheny Serviceberry offers further seasonal interest with its dark green deciduous foliage. Come autumn, the oval leaves transform into a breathtaking display of orange hues. This adds a warm and inviting touch to the landscape. Additionally, in late spring, this tree produces small blue berries, providing food for wildlife and adding further visual interest to the garden.

People value the tree not only for its aesthetic appeal but also for its reliability and low-maintenance nature. This tree is a native species, meaning it thrives in various environmental conditions and needs minimal care once established. Its spring blooms, vibrant fall colors, and berries that attract wildlife make it a versatile and beloved addition to any garden or landscape design.

In summary, Serviceberry – Allegheny is a charming and resilient tree that brings year-round beauty to the garden. Whether used as a focal point, specimen tree, or part of a mixed planting, its striking features and ease of care make it a popular choice among gardeners seeking a native tree with enduring appeal.

Each plant comes in a #5 (5 gallon) growers pot. The plant shown is an example of what you will receive, all plants are individuals and we strive to pick out the best for you.

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Plant Specs:

Botanical Name: Amelanchier Laevis
Light: full sun – part sun
Watering: water regularly
Soil: slightly moist, well draining soil
Zone: 4 – 8

Plant Shape: upright vase
Plant Type: bushy deciduous tree
Mature Size: height (20'), width (15')
Blooming Season: spring

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