Amelanchier alnifolia Thiessen
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Thiessen Saskatoon is a deciduous shrub that produces delicious edible fruit. It is one of the most productive saskatoon varieties. Its fruit is great in pies, preserves or eating fresh.
Creeping Oregon Grape is an excellent ground cover plant with attractive, dark green, holly-like leaves. It maintains its leaves throughout winter, which turn mauve, rose, and rust-colored. Clusters of bright, yellow flowers develop into dark, blue-purple edible berries ideal for juice or wine.
THIESSEN SASKATOON (SERVICEBERRY) QUICK FACTS
CREEPING OREGON GRAPE QUICK FACTS
Fall colour: purple and bronze
Berries: produces large edible berries
Other Names: alder-leaf shadbush, dwarf shadbush, pacific serviceberry, pigeon berry, western juneberry, western serviceberry
Other Names: ash barberry, creeping barberry, creeping holly grape, creeping mahonia, creeping oregon-grape, creeping western barberry, holly grape, mountain holly, oregon barberry
Tags: All Items, Berries, Native Alberta Plants, Native North America Plants, Permaculture, Saskatoon, Urban Yards