Prince Charles Serviceberry
Botanical Name: Amelanchier laevis 'Prince Charles'
Common Name: Prince Charles Alleghany Serviceberry
Height: 20-25' Spread: 12-15' Habit/Form: Upright Growth Rate: Medium Zone: 4-9
Cultural Requirements: Moist, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade.
Ornamental Characteristics: White pendulous flowers appear before leaves in early spring; new leaves emerge bronzy-red turning blue-green in summer then change to an attractive orange-red fall color; edible blue fruit.
Use in the Landscape: Good in naturalistic setting, shrub borders with evergreen background, or as a specimen.