Black Chokeberry, Glossy

Overview

Category: Shrubs
Common Name: Black Chokeberry, Glossy
Botanical Name: Aronia melanocarpa var. elata
Sun Exposure: Part to full sun
Height: 4-6 ft.
Spread: 4-6 ft.

Notes

A splendid ornamental shrub. White flowers in May, followed by 1/4" black fruits that hang on well into winter. Aronia berries can be eaten fresh, used for baking, jams, juice and wine. Great red/orange fall color. Can be used in rain gardens.