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       Deciduous Shrub
HEIGHT:15 - 25 feet
SPREAD:10 - 15 feet
DISTINCTIONS:Similar to A. arborea but with new leaves purplish to bronze and are not pubescent; leaves green in summer then yellow, orange and red autumn color; white flowers on long 2" racemes; sweet edible purplish black fruit that draws birds; full sun to partial shade; tolerates a range of soils.
LIMITATIONS:Can be a host for apple (serviceberry)/cedar rust; susceptible to leaf spot
ORIGIN:Newfoundland to Georgia and west to Kansas.
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The information for this Deciduous Shrub (137) was last updated on: 2010-12-08 18:15:06
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