Amelanchier ovalis

(Juneberry)

Gardens
The Kitchen Garden, The Woodland Garden
Type
Shrub
Planted
2005
Edible?
Yes
Culinary Uses?
Yes
Native?
No
Naturally occurring on site?
No
Propagated Here?
Yes

Description

Deciduous small-leaved shrub growing to 5m in 10 years. Lovely white blossom in late spring and attractive autumn leaf tones.

Culinary Uses

Edible autumn fruits.

Provenance

Grown both from seed from Chiltern Seeds and from young plants bought for hedging from Weasdale Nurseries.

Cultivation

Easily grown from seed, as many of ours were.

Maintenance

Unfussy, can be clipped lightly.