Definition of serviceberry in English:


Syllabification: serv·ice·ber·ry
Pronunciation: /ˈsərvisˌberē

noun (plural serviceberries)

  • 1The fruit of the service tree.
  • 2 another term for juneberry.
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    • Oak trees provide acorns, dogwoods and sumac provide red berries through the fall and winter and serviceberry bears edible berries in late spring or early summer.
    • The saskatoon is also known as the juneberry, serviceberry or shadberry and grows on tall bushes in northwest Canada.
    • To start, they planted shrubs and small trees, including dogwoods, serviceberries, witch hazels, and native rhododendrons.

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