Amelanchier lamarckii (Snowy mespilus)
Amelanchier lamarckii (or canadensis), Snowy mespilus, is a small, highly decorative North American tree - perfect for smaller gardens. They're fully hardy and will grow in a wide range of soils and conditions, including light shade. White star shaped flowers in spring, edible black berries in summer (which give it the synonym "Juneberry tree"), and pretty red/orange autumn foliage.RHS AGM. Amelanchier lamarckii is also recommended for bees by The British Beekeepers' Association If you would like a more compact Amelanchier, we also supply Amelanchier alnifolia 'Obelisk'
Flowers: March - April
Soil type: Most moist well drained soils
Amelanchier supplier : R.V. Roger Ltd
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Time to Ultimate Height
Clay, loam, sand
Sheltered or exposed
Full or partial sun