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Does anybody know what are the medicinal uses or any other ethnobotanical uses of Amelanchier alnifolia?
If you know websites containing any information about Amelanchier alnifolia please link to them.
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Here is some basic information about Amelanchier alnifolia and a list of ethnobotanical uses which includes medicinal uses and other uses of Amelanchier alnifolia.

 

Amelanchier alnifolia basic info
Scientific Name: Amelanchier alnifolia (Nutt.) Nutt. ex M. Roem..
Family: Rosaceae.
Genus: Amelanchier.
Common names in English: dwarf shadbush, juneberry, Pacific serviceberry, saskatoon, saskatoon, saskatoon serviceberry, saskatoon serviceberry, saskatoon-berry, saskatoon-berry, western juneberry, western serviceberry, western shadbush.
Description: Amelanchier alnifolia, the saskatoon, Pacific serviceberry, western serviceberry, alder-leaf shadbush, dwarf shadbush, chuckley pear, or western juneberry, is a shrub with edible berry-like fruit, native to North America from Alaska across most of western Canada and in the western and north-central United States. - for more info about Amelanchier alnifolia See link

 

Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Amelanchier alnifolia
*The information in this list is based on the ethnobotanical data in Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases.
Dr. Duke does not recommend using this information for self diagnosis or self medication. - See link

 

Amelanchier alnifolia in other websites
Amelanchier alnifolia common names, economics importance, distributional range and more in the USDA GRIN website - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for academic researches with the search term Amelanchier alnifolia - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Amelanchier alnifolia - See link.

 

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