the serviceberry, Amelanchier canadensis.
any of various other species of Amelanchier.
- Also called shad·blow [shad-bloh]. /ˈʃædˌbloʊ/.
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How to use shadbush in a sentence
The shadbush grows in wet places and its fruit is smaller and on shorter stems.On the Trail | Lina Beard and Adelia Belle Beard
You may wake up and find it snowing—until the shadbush opens.
At the sign of the shadbush how swiftly the tides of life begin to rise!
Serviceberries they are also called, and the tree is known also as the shadbush.Trees Every Child Should Know | Julia Ellen Rogers
Oh, yes, spring comes before the shadbush opens, but it is likely not to stay.
British Dictionary definitions for shadbush
another name for serviceberry (def. 1)
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