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june·ber·ry

also June·ber·ry  (jo͞on′bĕr′ē)
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Juneberry

(ˈdʒuːnˌbɛrɪ)
n, pl -ries
(Plants) another name for serviceberry1, serviceberry2
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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Noun1.Juneberry - any of various North American trees or shrubs having showy white flowers and edible blue-black or purplish fruitJuneberry - any of various North American trees or shrubs having showy white flowers and edible blue-black or purplish fruit
shadberry, juneberry, saskatoon, serviceberry - edible purple or red berries
Amelanchier, genus Amelanchier - North American deciduous trees or shrubs
alderleaf Juneberry, alder-leaved serviceberry, Amelanchier alnifolia - shrub or small tree of northwestern North America having fragrant creamy white flowers and small waxy purple-red fruits
Amelanchier bartramiana, Bartram Juneberry - open-growing shrub of eastern North America having pure white flowers and small waxy almost black fruits
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
2.juneberry - edible purple or red berries
berry - any of numerous small and pulpy edible fruits; used as desserts or in making jams and jellies and preserves
Juneberry, serviceberry, shadblow, shadbush, service tree - any of various North American trees or shrubs having showy white flowers and edible blue-black or purplish fruit
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Chionaspis salicis has been collected from bark and leaves of several ornamental trees including Canadian serviceberry (Amelanchier canadensis L.), red osier dogwood (Cornus sericea), eastern roughleaf dogwood (C.
DEAR DIARMUID When I moved into my home in 1974 there was an Amelanchier canadensis tree planted by the builder seven years earlier.
As conifers are too big and boring, it's worth considering Amelanchier Canadensis, Rosa rugosa, Escalonia, Fuchsia magellanica, and a mop-head Hydrangea, while for a coastal garden with a milder climate my favourite is the New Zealand Olearia.
Michigan landscape architect Maureen Parker favors Serviceberry (Amelanchier canadensis), 'Pinky Winky' Hydrangea (Hydrangea paniculata) and 'Tiger Eyes' Cutleaf Sumac for fall color.