- Botanical name: Aronia melanocarpa Viking
- Common Name: Viking Black Chokeberry
Aronia Viking, Viking Chokeberry grows 3-5’ x 5-6’. It is known for its edible, but tart fruits that can be made into jams. The fruits have a dry wine taste. Viking flowers in May, and the fruits mature mid-summer. The fruits will persist all winter long. It has green foliage during the spring and summer, but it has brilliant red fall color. This plant is self-pollinating. This is a great plant that is a North American native. Viking has very low pest and disease problems. It is a very trouble free plant, and looks great all four seasons.
Aronia melanocarpa Viking
This is a small starter plant. It was grown in a 3.5 inch x 3.5 inch x 4 inch deep pot.
It will be shipped without a pot, and about half of the soil knocked off to reduce the shipping weight.
The actual Plant will be between 8-12" tall, the roots will be 3-4" long, for a total length of 11-16"
All of my landscape shrubs are true cultivars grown from cuttings, they are true to form. For trademarked or patented plants, I only buy from people who are authorized to propagate these plants, and tags will be provided accordingly for those plants