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Amelanchier sanguinea var. gaspensis

Amelanchier sanguinea (Pursh) DC. var. gaspensis Wiegand

Gaspe Serviceberry

Rosaceae (Rose Family)

Synonym(s): Amelanchier gaspensis


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


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Tree
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Leaf Shape: Elliptic , Oblong
Leaf Margin: Dentate , Serrate
Leaf Base: Cordate
Inflorescence: Raceme
Fruit Type: Pome
Size Notes: Up to about 20 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: May , Jun


Canada: NB , ON , QC


Conspicuous Flowers: yes

Value to Beneficial Insects

Special Value to Native Bees

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

Web Reference

Webref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2023-05-08
Research By: TWC Staff

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