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Common Name: Red Chokeberry

Species Name: Aronia arbutifolia

Family Name: Rosaceae





Plant Facts  
Origin North America
Sun Preference Full Sun
Susceptibility Leaf spots, twig and fruit blight that results in powdery mold over affected plant parts, round-headed apple borer; none are serious



ID Characteristics

  • Leaf and Stem Characteristics
    • Plant Height: 5-foot diameter, 10-foot height
    • Leaves: Alterante, simple, elliptic to oblong or obovate, 1.5-3.5 inches long, 0.5-0.75 inches wide



Soil Preference Adapted to most soil conditions
USDA Cold Hardiness Zone
Notes Can be used for borders, massing and groups
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