Aronia melanocarpa


Common Name: black chokeberry
Plant Type:Shrubs
Light (original): part sun, sun
Light Requirements: Sun
Height:3 to 8 feet
Width:3 to 6 feet
Duration:Perennial
Habitat:Wetland
Soil Type:wet to dry
Soil Moisture:Dry, Wet
Seed Ripens:fall
USDA Zones:3 to 8
Flower Colour:white
Bloom Time:spring
Comments:Birds like the fruit. Great fall colour. Attractive flowers
Germination:Seed will germinate upon being shifted to 70°F after 90-140 days of moist, cold stratification at 40°F.
Seed will not germinate in presence of chemical inhibitors.
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Picture Copyright: John Oyston