Aronia melanocarpa

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BLACK CHOKEBERRY

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Widely adaptable shrub to 6′ tall.  White flowers in May attract butterflies.  Beautiful burgundy fall foliage.  Full sun to light shade.  Tolerant of moist and dry soils.  Salt tolerant.  Deer resistant.  Black fruit in the fall-winter attract song birds.  Also for jams and juices.  Effective in masses, mixed border.  Northeastern U.S. native.  Zone 3.