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Amelanchier alnifolia var. cusickii

Amelanchier alnifolia (Nutt.) Nutt. ex M. Roem. var. cusickii (Fernald) C.L. Hitchc.

Cusick's Serviceberry, Cusick’s Shadbush

Rosaceae (Rose family)

Synonym(s): Amelanchier cusickii, Amelanchier florida var. cusickii


USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub , Tree
Inflorescence: Raceme , Terminal
Size Notes: Up to about 25 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul


USA: ID , MT , NV , OR , UT , WA , WY
Canada: BC

National Wetland Indicator Status

This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

Web Reference

Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Amelanchier alnifolia var. cusickii in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Amelanchier alnifolia var. cusickii in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Amelanchier alnifolia var. cusickii


Record Modified: 2019-07-31
Research By: CBR

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