Amelanchier alnifolia Thiessen
Amelanchier x grandiflora Autmun Brilliance
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.
Prized for its brilliant orange-red fall color and disease resistance, this exceptionally bright tree is an excellent focal point for your garden. In the spring, clusters of fragrant white flowers give way to edible purplish black fruit that is heavenly in jams, jellies and pies. Use this Saskatoon in shrub borders or as a small tree.
THIESSEN SASKATOON (SERVICEBERRY) QUICK FACTS
AUTUMN BRILLIANCE SASKATOON QUICK FACTS
Fall colour: gold to red
Other Names: alder-leaf shadbush, dwarf shadbush, pacific serviceberry, pigeon berry, western juneberry, western serviceberry
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