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Juneberry (Amelanchier Saskatoon) Northline
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Northline

Juneberry

Description: Northline is a very popular variety that has superb fruit quality with a wonderful deep flavour. Great yields from young plants. Dark purplish blue berries that can be cooked into many favourite dishes including: Pies, summer puddings and muffins. Stunning tints of orange and red in the winter and heavy clusters of white blossom in the spring.

History: Originates from Alberta, Canada where it was bred by Beaverlodge Nursery during the 1950s.

Juneberry Growing Tips: Can be planted in any good, well-drained soil in a full sun or partial shade location. Their first crop is usually seen after two years of planting. Avoid planting them in a frost pocket. If you would like to eat the fruits yourself, don't forget to cover the plant to stop the birds getting them!

General attributes

Comparatively trouble free Comparatively trouble free
Suitable for planting in any UK district Suitable for planting in any UK district

Uses for this variety

Suitable for cooking Cooking
Suitable for eating Eating

Fruit attributes

Self-fertile Self-fertile
Disease resistance Disease resistance
Suitable for patio Suitable for patio
Picking month Mid June Picking month Mid June