Northline has full flavoured berries with a good sweet and tart balance. Berries are 16mm in size and ripen in middle of July. Produces many large clusters of berries and are a favourite choice to use in Saskatoon pies. Popularly used for U-picks and commercial production. Released by Beaverlodge Research Station.
Hardiness Zone: 1/2
Height: 3 meters (8-10 feet)
Spread: 2 meters (6-7 feet)
Soil Preference: Well drained
Light Exposure: Full sun, partial shade
Pollination: Self-fertile (but produces more fruit paired with another Saskatoon cultivar)
Latin Name: Amelanchier alnifolia 'Northline’