Chokeberry, Red

Scientific Name: Aronia arbutifolia

Height: 6-8 ft

Spread: 3-4 ft

Bloom Time: April

Crown Density: Low

Native Range: East Coast North America, Pennsylvania

Ecological Value: Larval host. Nectar. Berries

Human Value: Chokeberry is tart when eaten raw. Do not eat the seeds because they contains cyanide.

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