Red chokeberry plants are are perennial flowering shrubs native to eastern North America.
They can grow to 6-12 feet in height (15-30 meters.) Red chokeberries appreciate lots of water, moist, fertile soil, and lots of suns.
Red chokeberry shrubs have white five-petal lowers that bloom in bunches during the spring. In the summer, the flowers are replaced by bright red berries and vast, sprawling leaves. These red berries remain until the end of winter until they are replaced by a new crop of flowers the following spring.
Because of the constant color, this shrub provides all year round; red chokeberries are very popular for landscaping.
The white flowers add dainty color during the spring. The berries and leaves add green to the summer. And then the red berries and red-brown bark provide much-needed color during the fall and winter. These berries also attract many species of birds before they head south for the winter.
Red Chokeberry is also known as Aronia Arbutifolia. Hardy planting zones are 3-9. The growth rate is less than 1 foot per year. The Red Chokeberry is a slower growing shrub and will thrive in a variety of soil types. This shrub will work great in gardens and also planted around homes. It will add a unique touch to natural areas and will look great when grown. It will look beautiful where ever a gardener or homeowner plants this shrub.
It can grow to be up to 6 to 10 feet high and can be as full as 3 to 5 feet. It prefers full sunlight but can also thrive in partially shaded areas. It is great to bring a variety of birds and other small wildlife onto a lawn. The wildlife and birds will love to consume the red berries that this shrub provides. It will look great during the spring and summer months as it blooms and offers beautiful white flowers. This shrub will bring beauty and will add significant curb appeal to a home.
The red chokeberry is dense shrubs that sport lovely five-petaled white flowers during the spring, and have leaves that turn a beautifully vivid red in the fall. Their bold coloring makes them a top choice for brightening and decorating gardens as a ground cover. They often reach 6 – 8 feet tall, though their growth is slow.
Red Chokeberry Ships As – Bareroot Plant