Jennybelle Juneberry

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Jennybelle Juneberry (Amelanchier obovalis) is a compact delight, offering a profusion of fragrant white flowers in spring. Its sweet, blueberry-like fruits are a summer treat, perfect for snacking or baking. This variety is both ornamental and productive, ensuring a blend of beauty and bounty.

4-5′ Bareroot

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Environmental Requirements

Cold Tolerance: USDA Zone 4-8
Soil pH: 5.5-7.0
Soil Type: Well-drained
Water Requirements: Moderate, consistent moisture
Sunlight Requirements: Full sun to partial shade
Drought Tolerance: Moderate
Heat Tolerance: Moderate
Chilling Hours: None

Size and Spacing

Plant Size: 6-8′ tall, 4-6′ wide
Plant Spacing: 4-6′ apart
Growth Habit: Upright, compact
Rootstock: Own Roots

Pollination and Flowering

Pollination Requirements: Self-pollinating
Pollination Mechanisms: Insects (bees)
Bloom Time: April-May
Flower Color: White

Fruit Characteristics

Berry Size: 0.25-0.5″
Berry Flavor: Sweet, slightly tart
Berry Color and Appearance Dark purple, small, round
Harvest Time: June-July
Yield & Storage: Moderate, store in a cool, dry place
Years to Bear: 3-5

Disease and Pest Susceptibility

Fire Blight (Erwinia amylovora): Moderately Resistant
Cedar-Serviceberry Rust (Gymnosporangium spp.): Moderately Resistant
Powdery Mildew (Erysiphe spp.): Moderately Resistant
Leaf Spot (Cercospora spp.): Moderately Resistant
Serviceberry Borer (Agrilus spp.): Moderately Resistant
Aphids (Aphidoidea): Moderately Resistant

Additional Plant Characteristics

Growth Habit: Upright, compact
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Yellow-orange
Lifespan: 20-30 years

Additional Information

Toxicity: Non-toxic
Invasive Potential: Low
Native Range: Eastern North America
Nitrogen Fixing: No