Amelanchier utahensis

Amelanchier utahensis

Utah serviceberry

Similar to A. alnifolia, but establishes and persists more easily on drier sites. Provides excellent forage for wildlife and livestock. Fruits sought by birds and small mammals.

Varieties: 

Species Attributes

Height: 
- 12 
feet
Native or Introduced: 
Native
Precipitation: 
10 
in.
Sun & Shade Tolerance: 
Full Sun
Part Sun
Elevation: 
ft.

Soil Texture

Coarse: 
Average
Moderately Coarse: 
Average
Medium: 
Best
Moderately Fine: 
Marginal
Fine: 
Not Adapted

Soil pH

Acidic: 
Not Adapted
Neutral: 
Best
Basic: 
Marginal
Seeding Rate: 
PLS lbs/Acre
Pure Seed per Bushel: 
51.60 lbs.
Seeds per Pound: 
25,800
Germination Time: 
Days
Mycorrhizal Dependent: 
Yes
Bloom Color: 
White
Blooming Season: 
Spring
Summer
Fruit Color: 
Blue-Purple Berries