Browsing: Amelanchier

Amelanchier, commonly known as serviceberry or Juneberry, is a genus of deciduous shrubs and small trees native to North America, Europe, and Asia. These versatile plants are prized for their ornamental value, producing delicate white or pink flowers in spring followed by edible berries that attract wildlife and humans alike. With their attractive foliage and graceful growth habit, Amelanchier species are popular choices for landscaping, providing year-round interest in gardens, parks, and naturalized settings. Additionally, some species, such as Amelanchier alnifolia and Amelanchier canadensis, have cultural significance among Indigenous peoples, who have long utilized them for food, medicine, and ceremonial purposes.