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Mountain Juneberry
Amelanchier bartramiana

Mountain Juneberry (Amelanchier bartramiana) Other common names: Bartram's Juneberry, Mountain Shadbush, Oblong-fruited Juneberry

French names: Amélanchier de Bartram

Family: Rose Family (Rosaceae)

Group: Serviceberries

Distinctive features: Shrub

Similar species:
  •   Serviceberries

  •   Chokecherry (Prunus virginiana)


Flowers: Spring;  White;  5 parts (petals)

Leaves: Alternate, Simple, Toothed

Habitat: Forests, Fields and Open Areas

Edible: The ripe berries are edible.

Books: Shrubs of Ontario: 159    Newcomb's Wildflower Guide: 314   

Native/Non-native: Native

See Also:
  •   Great Americans: Serviceberry (Shadbush), from The Monday Garden, by Sue Sweeney


Photographs: 16 photographs available, of which 1 are featured on this page. SCROLL DOWN FOR PHOTOGRAPHS.

Range Map is at the bottom of the page

Mountain Juneberry (Amelanchier bartramiana) bud

Sorry, a bud is the only photo I have of Mountain Juneberry!


Range map for Mountain Juneberry (Amelanchier bartramiana)

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