Black Chokeberry


Black chokeberry, or Aronia melanocarpa, is a deciduous shrub native to eastern North America. It is celebrated for its ornamental appeal, providing both aesthetic value and health benefits. The shrub has glossy green leaves that transform into a vibrant red during the fall. It blooms small white flowers from late spring to early summer, followed by dark berries that appear in late summer to early fall. This hardy shrub not only enhances landscapes but also attracts wildlife, making it a versatile and appealing choice for gardens.

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General Tree Height/Caliper: Most of our fruit trees (apple, peach, apricot, plum, pear, nectarine, quince, and cherry) are grafted/budded and are 4-6' tall with a caliper/diameter of about 1/4-3/4". Most have more than 5' height and 1/2" diameter. The other trees are seedlings, such as pawpaw, mulberry, persimmon, shade, berry, and flowering trees which range from 18-36" tall.

A rootstock primarily controls a tree's size and how early it bears fruit. Learn more about our specific rootstocks.