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Arboretum: Shadblow Tree

Shadblow Tree

Amelanchier canadensis

Native from Maine down through the Carolinas. Naturally occurs in wet sites and swamps. Deciduous small tree or large shrub. Often multi-stemmed growing to 20' tall. Good fall color. Numerous small white flowers in early April. Prefers wet sites in full sun. Transplants easily.

Family: Rosaceae
Type: Native
Origin: Eastern United States
Season: Spring

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