SelecTree: Tree Detail
AUTUMN BRILLIANCE APPLE SERVICEBERRY
Amelanchier × grandiflora 'Autumn Brilliance'
Photo Locations: Red Butte Garden - Salt Lake City, UT and UC Berkeley Botanic Garden - Berkeley, CA
A hybrid between Amelanchier arborea × Amelanchier laevis.
Utility friendly tree.
Branches don't droop and resist breakage. Brilliant orangish red fall color. Fruits are used in jams and pies.
Has Deciduous foliage.
Height: 15 - 25 feet.
Width: 15 - 25 feet.
Growth Rate: 12 to 24 Inches per Year.
Leaves Elliptic, Green, Red or Orange, Deciduous.
Flowers Showy. White. Flowers in Spring. Has perfect flowers (male and female parts in each flower).
Persistent, Red Pome, Small (0.25 - 0.50 inches), fruiting in Summer Edible.
Bark Gray, Smooth.
Shading Capacity Rated as Moderate to Moderately Dense in Leaf.
Shading Capacity Rated as out of Leaf.
Tree Site Conditions & Constraints
Sunset Zones 1 - 6.
USDA Hardiness Zones 3 - 8.
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade.
Well Drained Soil.
Loam or Sand Texture.
Acidic Soil pH.
Salinity Tolerance is Moderate Inland.
Pests & Disease Information
Susceptible to Leaf Miner, Cambium Miner, Borer, Spider Mites and Aphids, Leaf Blight, Black Mildew, Fire Blight, Powdery Mildew and Rust.
Health, Safety & Environmental Concerns
Root Damage Potential Rated as Low.
Special Uses & Values
Specimen, Buffer Strip, Container or Street Tree.
Cite this tree:
SelecTree. "Amelanchier × grandiflora 'Autumn Brilliance' Tree Record." 1995-2017. Dec 16, 2017.
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