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Amelanchier
Ballerina

A popular tree-like Amelanchier with white blossom and good autumn leaf colours.
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Growing


Amelanchier
Ballerina
Attractive featuresAttractive flowers
Autumn foliage colour
Height 10 years2.5m-3.5m / 8ft-12ft
Growth habitUpright-spreading
Growth rateAverage
VigourSlightly large
Site conditionsOccasional flooding
SunlightPrefers full sun
Some shade
PruningLight prune
Gardening skillSuitable for beginners
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Identification


Amelanchier
Ballerina
Flowering monthApril
Flower colourWhite
Leaf/Flower sequenceFlowers appear first
Leaf colourGreen
Leaf colour - youngLight copper
Leaf colour - autumnOrange / Red
Fruit colourBlue - dark
Annual cycleDeciduous
AwardsRHS Award of Garden Merit
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Using


Amelanchier
Ballerina
Fruit persistenceRipens over a period
WildlifeAttractive to birds
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