Black Chokeberry - Aronia melanocarpa | Pots ready spring & fall

Common name: Black Chokeberry

Scientific name: Aronia melanocarpa

Example mature size: 2 m tall, 2 m wide; 7 ft tall, 7 ft wide

Sunlight: Full-sun, Partial-sun

Water: Average, Medium-dry, Dry

Soil: Sand, Loam

Blooms: White in May

Ontario plant status: Native Shrub, Common

Natural habitats: Forest-shaded, Open-upland

Wildlife benefits: Songbirds 🐦, Omnivores 🦝, Bees/wasps 🐝

Points of interest: - Glossy black berries in the fall - Brilliant red or purple leaves in the fall - adapts to any soil type