Prunus pumila var besseyi
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Common Snowberry is a small deciduous shrub with characteristic white to pink flowers and clusters of white fruit.
Western Sand Cherry is known for its unique, leathery grey-green foliage and beautiful white blossoms. It is a popular ornamental shrub in parks and front yards. Both you and the wildlife will love its edible small dark red to purple cherries.
COMMON SNOWBERRY QUICK FACTS
WESTERN SAND CHERRY QUICK FACTS
Spread: 2.1 m (7 ft)
Fall colour: reddish-orange
Bark: red-brown shredded bark
Toxicity: berries toxic to humans
Other Names: common snowberry
Tags: All Items, Flowering, Native Alberta Plants, Native North America Plants, Ornamental Trees, Shrubs, SPECIALS, Waterside and Riparian Zone Plants, Wildlife Attracting