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12 Plant Varieties and Their Zones

Learn more about these 12 plant varieties and the planting information for the different zones.

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rainbow pillar serviceberry is shrubby tree
Photo 1 of 12Amelanchier Canadensis 'Glenform' or Rainbow Pillar Serviceberry is red/orange in color and can grow up to 20 feet tall.

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- Shrubby deciduous tree noted for its white flowers in spring followed by edible fruit in summer.
- Has good red/orange fall color.
- Plant in the full sun to partial shade.
- Height: 10-20 feet
- Width: 10-15 feet
- Hardy in USDA zones 4-9:

Zones 4-5: Plant in the spring to prevent winter heaving; plant in sun. Mulch after first the hard frost and protect from salt. Fertilize in the spring and again in fall.

Zone 6: Plant in spring or early fall; plant in the sun to light shade. Mulch after the first hard frost. Fertilize in spring and again in fall.

Zone 7: Plant in early fall; plant in sun to partial shade. Mulch after the first hard frost. Fertilize in spring and again in fall.

Zones 8-9: Plant in early fall; plant in sun to partial shade. Mulch in fall; fertilize in spring and again in fall.

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