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Plural: juneberries

Language: English

Description: Serviceberry. The serviceberry is a luminous purplish berry which tastes similar, and looks akin, to cultivated blueberries. With thanks to Edward Vielmetti for this information.

Amelanchier or serviceberries photographed by Danny Barron who kindly gave permission for me to use them here.

Latin: Amelanchier alnifolia
Ethnicity: North American
Most frequent country: Canada, US
Also known as: sarvisberry, Saskatoon, serviceberry, shadblow, shadbush, shadwood, sugarplum, wild-plum

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