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Amelanchier interior (Pacific serviceberry)
Smith, R.W.

Amelanchier interior

Amelanchier interior E.L. Nielsen

Pacific Serviceberry

Rosaceae (Rose Family)

Synonym(s): Amelanchier wiegandii

USDA Symbol: AMIN2

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


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Tree
Leaf Retention: Deciduous
Fruit Type: Pome
Size Notes: Up to about 30 feet tall.
Autumn Foliage: yes
Fruit: Red

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: May , Jun


USA: IA , IL , ME , MI , MN , NY , OH , SD , VT , WI
Canada: NB , PE , QC

Growing Conditions

Light Requirement: Sun , Part Shade , Shade
Soil Moisture: Moist
Soil Description: Clay, Sand, Loam


Use Food: Edible fruit - raw or cooked. A sweet taste and a juicy texture, even before the fruit is fully ripe.
Conspicuous Flowers: yes
Attracts: Birds

Value to Beneficial Insects

Special Value to Native Bees

This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.

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 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Amelanchier interior in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Amelanchier interior in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Amelanchier interior


Record Modified: 2022-09-30
Research By: TWC Staff

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