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Thiessen Saskatoon vs Hedge Rose

Amelanchier alnifolia Thiessen

Rosa spp. (origin unknown but likely European)

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(new stock expected: fall of 2018)

Thiessen Saskatoon
Hedge Rose

Thiessen Saskatoon is a deciduous shrub that produces delicious edible fruit. They are one of the most productive saskatoons. Their fruit is great in pies, preserves or eating fresh.

Thiessen Saskatoon is most popular with u-pick operations for its taller tree-like shape and much larger berries. But it is not the best choice for berry orchards because it is too tall for most mechanical harvesting equipment.

Hedge Rose is a long-lived, fast-growing shrub. It bears similar flowers to the Alberta Wild Rose. Birds will love its deep red rose hips. Hedge Rose will thrive in a wide variety of soils and is a tall rose forming a useful hedge.

THIESSEN SASKATOON QUICK FACTS

HEDGE ROSE QUICK FACTS

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Zone: 1a
Zone: 2a
Height: 5 m (16 ft)
Height: 3 m (10 ft)
Spread: 3 m (10 ft)
Spread: 1.8 m (6 ft)
Moisture: normal
Moisture: any
Light: partial shade, full sun
Light: partial shade, full sun
Berries: produces large edible berries
Flowers: pink or crimson flowers
Growth rate: fast
Growth rate: medium
Life span: medium
Life span: medium
Maintenance: low
Suckering: low
Suckering: high
Pollution tolerance: low
Pollution tolerance: medium


In row spacing: 0.3 m (1.0 ft)
Between row spacing: 5 m (16 ft)





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