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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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Young specimens are quite happy in Above: Amelanchier lamarckii is a small deciduous tree with white snowy flowers in early spring commonly known as snowy mespilus or juneberry a pot as long as they're not exposed to temperatures below -10degC.
Young specimens are quite happy in a pot as long as they're not exposed to Above: Amelanchier lamarckii is a small deciduous tree with white snowy flowers in early spring commonly known as snowy mespilus or juneberry temperatures below -10degC.
Pot up early in the year to establish before winter, and use a loam-based Above: Amelanchier lamarckii is a small deciduous tree with white snowy flowers in early spring commonly known as snowy mespilus or juneberry compost and one-fifth horticultural grit for drainage.
More cosmopolitan in its soil likes and dislikes is juneberry. It exists in both tree and bush forms, and all sport cheery white or pink flowers in early spring, blazing orange and purple foliage in fall, and neat growth habits all year.
It was also called "Juneberry," because it often fruited in June.
The fruit of wild cherry and sweet Juneberry trees or shrubs were eaten fresh or made into preserves.
Commonly known as juneberry, this medium-sized deciduous tree can really make a statement in the garden.
The traditional, two story home is located in the Greenbriar subdivision at 6156 Juneberry Court Liberty Township, Ohio 45011.
The remaining 30% consisted of balsam fir, juneberry, mountain maple, red maple, red-osier dogwood, pin cherry, and choke cherry.
Serviceberry, also known in this area as Shadblow, Shadbush or Juneberry, is a member of the genus Amelanchier.
Bushes include: lilac, dogwood, sumac, chokecherry, Juneberry, blackberry.