Scientific Name: Shepherdia canadensis Form: Oval - horizontal
Common Name:buffaloberry, soapberry Texture:Medium
Family Name:ElaeagnaceaeHabit: Dense, Spreading
Plant Type: Shrub - deciduous Mature Size (ht. X w.):1.3 - 2.0m x 1.5 - 2.0m
Origin: North America Hardiness Zone:Zone 2: (-46 to -40 C)
Leaves: Simple, Opposite, Leathery, Ovate, Entire
Flowers: Flowers clustered, Yellow, Green-yellow, May- Jun
Fruit: Drupe, Achene, (Accessory tissue), Red, Aug- Jul
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil or Media:
Landscape Uses: Summer interest, Native planting, Attract birds
Key ID Features:Leaves oval-shaped, margins entire, covered in silver hairs and rust-colored dots on lower surface, most 3-6 cm x 2-3 cm.