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Serviceberry


Classification:

Family: Rosaceae, rose family
Genus species: Amelanchier arborea
Also known as shadbush

Leaves:
Leaves are ovate with prominent whitish central vein. Leaf edges are finely serrated.

Bark:
Bark is smooth and gray

Flowers:
Flower has five white petals

Fruit:
Fruit is reddish-purple, looks like a small apple

More Information:

The genus name Amelanchier is derived from "amelancier," a name from Provencal, France.  The species name arborea is from the Latin for "tree-like" and "branched"

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