Nannyberry is a hardy shrub known for attracting wildlife. Its clusters of white flowers and tasty berries are suitable for bees, birds, and other animals.
Nannyberry is also used in urban yards and landscaping. This shrub makes a beautiful ornamental and is small enough to grow underneath power lines. Its berries can be eaten fresh or used in baking and preserves.
Makes a great hedge or privacy screen in an urban yard. Often has great red fall color to complement its spring flowers.
Zone: 2b Height: 5 m (15 ft) Spread: 3 m (10 ft) Moisture: any Light: partial shade, full sun Fall colour: red Berries: red to purple Flowers: white Bark: gray and scaly Growth rate: medium Life span: short Maintenance: low Suckering: medium Pollution tolerance: high