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Aronia arbutifolia, commonly known as red chokeberry, is an attractive deciduous shrub that is perfect for adding color and interest to your garden.

 

SOIL REQUIREMENTS:

This plant thrives in well-drained, acidic soils, making it a great addition to gardens with these conditions.

 

LIGHT REQUIREMENTS:

It prefers full sun to partial shade, making it versatile for various garden settings.

 

SIZE:

Red chokeberry grows to a moderate size, reaching heights of 6 to 10 feet and a spread of 3 to 5 feet, making it ideal for hedges or as a standalone specimen.

 

BLOOM TIME/COLOR:

Its beautiful white clusters of flowers bloom in late spring to early summer, giving way to red berries in the fall that add a burst of color to the landscape.

 

COMPANION PLANTS:

For companion plants, consider pairing red chokeberry with native grasses, such as little bluestem, or other shrubs like inkberry and winterberry. Additionally, it serves as a larval host for various butterflies and moths, making it a valuable addition to a pollinator garden. With its ornamental features and wildlife benefits, Aronia arbutifolia is a must-have for any garden.

Aronia arbutifolia (Red Chokeberry)

$55.00Price
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