Symphoricarpos albus -- Common Snowberry


Steve Hurst @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database [1]

Matthew L. Wagner [3]

Corey Raimond [3]
J.S. Peterson @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database [1]


Two subspecies of Symphoricarpos albus occur in Michigan. Symphoricarpos albus var. albus is a genotype native to Michigan. The other subspecies, Symphoricarpos albus var. laevigatus is native to the Pacific Northwest. The native subspecies may be distinguished by the pubescence of the leaves and young twigs. S. albus var. laevigatus, on the other hand, has glabrous leaves and twigs. See from more information.

Flowering dates: May through September

Fruit ripening dates: September through October


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