Glossy Black Chokeberry (Aronia melanocarpa ‘Elata’)

Glossy Black Chokeberry shrub
Glossy Black Chokeberry flowers
Glossy Black Chokeberry berries


#3 gallon pot purchase size: 2'-3' tall
Mature height: 5'-7'
Mature width: 4’-6'

Glossy black chokeberry is an ornamental upright shrub native to Minnesota. It has white flowers that bloom in May. In August, this shrub produces black berry-like fruit that persists into the winter and attracts birds. Fall color is a beautiful bright red to purple. Glossy black aronia does well in most soil types and prefers average to moist soil. Full sun to part shade.