Amelanchier Olliolistna ’Smoky’
Amelanchier Olliolistna ’Smoky’ (Amelanchier alnifolia ’Smoky’)
General description: the variety is most often grown on plantations. The shrub reaches up to 4.5 m in height and up to 6 m in diameter.
Fruit: This variety gives birth to blue-black fruits up to 1.4 cm in diameter. The fruits ripen quite unevenly. A variety with the sweetest fruits and the highest ratio of sugar to acids. The most fertile variety (one can harvest up to 7.5 kg of fruit per plant).
Flowering: blooms medium late, which makes it resistant to spring frost.
Requirements / Cultivation: You can plant a seedling at any position. However, it prefers sunny or semi-shaded places.