noun (plural juneberries)
1A North American shrub of the rose family, some kinds of which are grown for their showy white flowers and bright autumn colors.
- Genus Amelanchier, family Rosaceae: many species, including the smooth juneberry (A. laevis) and the inland juneberry (A. interior).
- The saskatoon is also known as the juneberry, serviceberry or shadberry and grows on tall bushes in northwest Canada.
1.1The edible black berry of the juneberry plant.
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