Plants of USA and Canada

Amelanchier canadensis (L.) Medik.



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Name: Amelanchier canadensis (L.) Medik.
Nomencl. ref.: Gesch. Bot. (Medikus) 79. 1793

Rank: species


Common names

US name U.S. name: Canadian serviceberry
en English name: thicket serviceberry
French name: amélanchier du Canada

Grown habit: Tree, Shrub
Duration: Perennial
 

Synonyms:
= Amelanchier canadensis (L.) Medik. var. subintegra Fernald
= Amelanchier lucida Fernald


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Amelanchier canadensis
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Amelanchier canadensis
Amelanchier canadensis
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Amelanchier canadensis
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Amelanchier canadensis
Amelanchier canadensis
Credit: Photo by Pancrazio Campagna

Amelanchier canadensis
Amelanchier canadensis
Credit: Photo by Pancrazio Campagna

Amelanchier canadensis
Amelanchier canadensis
USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. Vol. 2: 292.

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Amelanchier canadensis
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Amelanchier canadensis
Amelanchier canadensis
USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / USDA NRCS. Wetland flora: Field office illustrated guide to plant species. USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service. - Not copyrighted image

Amelanchier canadensis
Amelanchier canadensis
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Amelanchier canadensis
Amelanchier canadensis
Credit: Photo by Pancrazio Campagna

Amelanchier canadensis
Amelanchier canadensis
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Amelanchier canadensis
Amelanchier canadensis
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Amelanchier canadensis
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Amelanchier canadensis
Amelanchier canadensis
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Amelanchier canadensis
Amelanchier canadensis
Robert H. Mohlenbrock USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / USDA NRCS. 1995. Northeast wetland flora: Field office guide to plant species. Northeast National Technical Center, Chester. - Not copyrighted image


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(*) Source: USDA, NRCS. 2009. The PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov, 28 August 2009). National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA
 

 




Distribution in USA and Canada

USA (AL, CT, DC, DE, GA, MA, MD, ME, MS, NC, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, SC, TN, VA, WV), CAN (NB, NS, ON, PE, QC)

Distributional map for Amelanchier canadensis (L.) Medik.
Map for Amelanchier canadensis (L.) Medik.
USDA, NRCS. 2009. The PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov, 28 August 2009). National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA


TAXONOMY

Kingdom: Plantae
Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
Superdivision: Spermatophyta
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Rosidae
Order: Rosales
Family: Rosaceae


Genus: Amelanchier


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