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Cultural Details for Amelanchier canadensis 'Glenform'

Common Name:
Rainbow PillarĀ® Shadblow (Canadian) Serviceberry

Growth Rate:

Average Mature Height:
15-20' high

Average Mature Width:
8-10' wide

Flower Details:
Showy, 5-petaled, slightly fragrant white blossoms

Fruit Details:
Sweet red to purple fruit in summer; edible and used in jellies

Fall Color:
Brilliant orange and red fall color

Bark Details:

Disease / Insect Problems or Resistance:
Resistant to mildew and rust; aphids and scales may be problematic

Native Habitat:

Other Features:

Culture and Care:
Moist, well-drained soil; tolerates high pH, salt, and wind; full sun

This plant was blooming:
4/5/2010 - 4/7/2010

Plantings of this cultivar at Boone County Arboretum:

    The information on this page may have come from one or more of the following sources:
  • Dirr, Michael. Manual of Woody Landscape Plants. Stipes Publishing. 1998.
  • Hightshoe, Gary L. Native Trees, Shrubs, and Vines for Urban and Rural America. John Wiley & Sons. 1988.
  • North Carolina Extension Plant Fact Sheets.
  • University of Connecticut Plant Database.