Note: Ships March 1st as a 12-18" bare-root seedling.
Aronia Berry (Aronia melanocarpa) has a good flavor but is very astringent and should be fully ripe and cooked before eating. It is high in pectin and can be added to other fruits to improve the consistency of jams.
Size: 6' x 4-5'
Ripening Date: August
Years to Bear 2
Growing ConditionsUSDA Zone: 3-8
Soil Type: Moist
Soil PH: 5.5-6.5