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Amelanchier stolonifera

Running Serviceberry

A small thicket forming shrub with upright stems. Has the small white flowers and edible purplish black berries characteristic of the genus. Native to Eastern North America. 4-5' x variable.

©William S. Justice. Courtesy of Smithsonian Institution, Dept. of Systematic Biology, Botany. USDA/NRCS PLANTS Database

©William S. Justice. Courtesy of Smithsonian Institution, Dept. of Systematic Biology, Botany. USDA /NRCS PLANTS Database

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