Botanical Name: Aronia prunifilia
Height: to about 2 m but usually shorter in gardens.
Season of bloom: May
Growing Conditions: Best in full sun. Ordinary soil; tolerates wet soil.
Wildlife benefits: Flowers for pollinators and fruit for birds.
From Ottawa Valley or eastern Ontario sources: No. Seed collected in Nova Scotia
Remarks: Foliage colours vivid red in autumn. Shrub may sucker.
Similar species: Black Chokeberry.
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