Berry shrubs for use in landscaping

created by simon on 2021-03-19

A list of fruiting shrubs for use in landscaping shrubs layers or understory.

Plant Latin name Notes Actions

Short shrubs

Alpine Blueberry
Vaccinium deliciosum
Vaccinium deliciosum
Low-growing shrub
Low-growing shrub
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Low-growing shrub

Alpine Currant
Ribes alpinum
Ribes alpinum
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Black Huckleberry
Vaccinium ovalifolium
Vaccinium ovalifolium
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Currant-Gooseberry
Ribes hirtellum
Ribes hirtellum
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Darrow's blueberry
Vaccinium darrowii
Vaccinium darrowii
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Evergreen Huckleberry
Vaccinium ovatum
Vaccinium ovatum
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Gooseberry
Ribes uva-crispa
Ribes uva-crispa
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Haskap
Lonicera caerulea
Lonicera caerulea
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Oregon Grape
Mahonia aquifolium
Mahonia aquifolium
Drought tolerant
Drought tolerant
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Drought tolerant

Salal
Gaultheria shallon
Gaultheria shallon
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Tall shrubs

Chokecherry
Prunus virginiana
Prunus virginiana
Wildlife food
Wildlife food
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Wildlife food

Cranberry
Viburnum trilobum
Viburnum trilobum
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Saskatoon berry
Amelanchier alnifolia
Amelanchier alnifolia
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Sea-buckthorn
Hippophae rhamnoides
Hippophae rhamnoides
Nitrogen fixer
Nitrogen fixer
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Nitrogen fixer