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Saskatoon Berry

Plant Type: Shrub
Habitat:
Light Requirements: sun
Soil Moisture: mesic
Soil Type: All
Height: 4 - 10 ft
Bloom Time: Early Spring
Flower Colour: white
Comments: Lovely spring flowers before the leaves. Edible berries. Fall color.
Germination: Seed is hydrophilic, intolerant of dry storage. Seed will germinate upon being shifted to 70°F after 90 140 days of moist, cold stratification at 40°F. Seed will not germinate in presence of chemical inhibitors. Seed requires scarification because of an impermeable seed coat.
Alternate Common Name: Saskatoon Serviceberry
Seed Ripens: early midsummer
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