Autumn Magic Black Chokeberry (Aronia melanocarpa) is an ornamental shrub with healthy, edible berries. Plant several as an attractive border along your home or just one as an interesting focal point for the front yard.
If you have a spot where erosion control is needed, Autumn Magic Black is known for being an exceptional shrub for such a purpose. It's also an outstanding, natural snow fence or windbreak.
Autumn Magic Black Chokeberry features fragrant, white flowers in May followed by purple/black berries that persist throughout the season. Birds and wildlife love the berries, but you can also pick a few to enjoy.
The foliage of your Autumn Black Magic has a lovely, dark green color with a glossy shine. As autumn arrives, the leaves transition to a lively red/purple for some added late-season interest.
Autumn Magic Black Chokeberry has an upright nature, with an attractive vase-shape. Your Chokeberry is a fast-growing shrub, so you won't have long to wait to enjoy its special attributes. You can prune it as needed, and it will do well in a variety of soils and conditions.
This unique Chokeberry variety is obviously an impressive shrub with a lot to offer. If you'd like a decorative shrub with four-season interest and edible fruit, then Autumn Magic Black Chokeberry would be a wonderful choice.
|Botanical Name||Aronia melanocarpa|
|Mature Height||5 - 6 feet|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun|
|Growing Zone Range||3-7|