Amelanchier obovalis (Michx.) Ashe, Rosaceae

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Common name: Coastal plain serviceberry.

Voucher: Kostadinov 014, 125, (URV)

Brief description: A stoloniferous shrub to 1.5 m.. Leaves are ovate to oblong to broadly elliptic or subrotund, simple, alternate, entire, pinnately veined, glabrescent at maturity, margins finely and sharply serrate, mainly above the middle. Flowers are white, perfect, in dense erect racemes. Fruits are a 10-seeded pome. 

Campus data: Cultivated very rarely on campus. Two cultivated individuals encountered. Seedlings occur in the wild occasionally.