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Aronia prunifolia

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Purple Chokeberry, Purple-fruited Chokeberry

  • Aronia prunifolia clean seed

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Details

Min. hardiness zone:
5
Item ID:

Growing Info

Scarification
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours
Stratification
Stratification: cold stratify for 60 days
Germination
Germination: sow seed 1/16" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed

Discover the beauty and benefits of Aronia prunifolia, also known as Purple-fruited Chokeberry. This deciduous shrub native to eastern North America is a rare find with its tall stature and stunning purple-black fruits that appear in fall and winter. The leaves resemble cherries and produce beautiful white flower clusters in the spring. Besides its ornamental value, Aronia prunifolia is also prized for its high content of antioxidant pigment compounds, such as anthocyanins, making it a popular choice for cultivation. Although the name "chokeberry" may suggest otherwise, these fruits can be transformed into delicious and nutritious products, including wine, jam, syrup, juice, tea, and tinctures. Plus, the fruits are a favorite of birds, which help to disperse the seeds in their droppings. Add the Aronia prunifolia to your garden today and enjoy its beauty and health benefits for years to come!

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