Silver Buffaloberry (Shepherdia rotundifolia)

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Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Dry Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 3 to 4 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruit: Showy
Edible to birds
Other: Small mammals
Fruiting Time: Summer
Other: A gray red, drupe-like, juicy achene
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: Yellow
Other: pale yellow
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Dynamic Accumulator: Nitrogen fixer
Wildlife Attractant: Birds
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Drought tolerant

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Salt tolerant plants by eclayne Feb 8, 2013 9:39 PM 130

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