Aronia melancarpa, Black Chokeberry 12-18"

Aronia melancarpa,  Black Chokeberry  12-18"
Click To Enlarge
  • Item #: S2 12-18
  • Attractive Fall Color:
  • Attractive Flowers:
  • Beneficial Insects:
  • Butterflies:
  • Clay Soil- High clay content, fine texture:
  • Drought tolerant:
  • Drought Tolerant:
  • Dry-Moist Soil:
  • FAC- Occur in wetlands and non-wetlands:
  • Flood Tolerant:
  • Full - Part Sun (6+ hours of sun):
  • High Wildlife Value:
  • Loamy Soil- mostly silt, sand, some clay:
  • Native to Coastal Regions:
  • Native To Mountain Regions:
  • Native to Piedmont Regions:
  • OBL- Almost always occur in wetlands:
  • Occasionally wet soil (non tidal):
  • Organic soil- high level of decayed leaves, bark:
  • Perennial:
  • Sandy soil, coarse texture:
  • Shrub:
  • Small Mammals:
  • Songbirds:
  • Threatened / Endangered:
  • Wet soil (Tidal):
  * Marked fields are required.
Price $25.00
5 or more $4.00 each
20 or more $3.00 each
50 or more $1.30 each
300 or more $1.10 each


Botanic name:Photinia melancarpa (syn. aronia melancarpa) (syn. Pyrus melanocarpa)(syn. pyrus arbutifolia) (syn. aronia nigra)

Common Name: Black chokeberry

Sun Exposure:       Full Sun    Part Sun  

Soil moisture:         Dry   Average  Moist    Wet        

Soil Type:               Clay  Loamy  Sandy  Organic

Mature height  / spread:3-6'

Flower:  whitish pink, April-May

Fruit: Black berry, Sept-Nov

Fall Color:red

Soil Ph:5.1-6.5

Habitat:Bogs, swamps, dunes, cliffs, fields, clearings, wet or dry thickets

creek banks, rock outcroppings

Notes:can be pruned as a hedgs

Threatened /Endangered:


Related Items