Black chokeberry - Aronia melanocarpa from Ancient Roots Native Nursery

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Aronia melanocarpa

Black chokeberry
3 Gallon Pot - $25.00
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Blooms in May

  • »  Off-white to pink flowers
  • »  Great fall color
  • »  Shiny blackish-purple fruit in fall

Providing for pollinators the white showy flower clusters are very attractive against the glossy foliage. Late summer to fall the birds will love the dark purple berries, which are bitter off the bush but make tasty jams or jellies. This low maintenance native is flood tolerant and perfect for rain gardens or a water's edge. Fall colors of reddish purple make this petite shrub a wonderful addition all landscapes.

Height
3 - 5 ft
Spread
3 - 5 ft
Zone
3-8
Categories
Shrub
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Attracts ButterfliesAttracts Humming-birdsAttracts PollinatorsAttracts SongbirdsDrought TolerantEdible