Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


Because of technology changes and personnel changes at UWSP and the Wisconsin State Herbarium, the database of plant species housed at this site was merged with the database from the OLD WisFlora website to create a new Flora of Wisconsin website at Currently we are encouraging all Wisplant viewers to begin using the Flora of Wisconsin website as soon as possible. Wisplants will remain operational through July 13th. After that date, all traffic to Wisplants will be redirected to the Flora of Wisconsin website.

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  Amelanchier laevis Wiegand image
Photographer: Kitty Kohout           

Kitty Kohout

Kitty Kohout

Matthew L. Wagner

Matthew L. Wagner

Merel R. Black

Merel R. Black
Family Rosaceae
Amelanchier laevis Wiegand
Allegheny serviceberry, Allegheny shadblow, smooth serviceberry
Amelanchier: from an old French common name, snowy-mespilus
laevis: smooth, free from hairs or roughness
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Status: Native
Plant: perennial shrub

More Information Natural Communities Herbarium Specimens
All Amelanchier list Ethnobotany Information Google- Images or Text
Amelanchier arborea (F.Michx.) Fernald subsp. laevis (Wiegand) S.McKay ex Landry
Amelanchier arborea (F.Michx.) Fernald var. cordifolia (Ashe) B.Boivin
Amelanchier arborea (F.Michx.) Fernald var. laevis (Wiegand) Ahles
Amelanchier laevis Wiegand f. nitida Wiegand
Amelanchier laevis Wiegand var. nitida (Wiegand) Fernald
Amelanchier X grandiflora Rehder

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