Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


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Shrub, Tree
Perennial

Native to North Carolina & Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA NC -

Rare in GA & NC

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LEAVES:
Deciduous
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:
Spring
White (rarely pinkish)
Radially symmetrical
5 united sepals
5 petals
15-20 stamens
Inferior ovary
Flowers in terminal racemes

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer
Red/Purplish-red
Pome

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Rosales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Amelanchier sanguinea   FAMILY Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Amelanchier sanguinea var. sanguinea   FAMILY Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 097-21-002:
Amelanchier sanguinea   FAMILY Rosaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Roundleaf Serviceberry, New England Serviceberry