Purple Chokeberry Facts
The binomial name for Purple Chokeberry is Aronia prunifolia. Chokeberry is often mistakenly called Chokecherry, which is Prunus virginiana. Other species of Chokeberry are Aronia melanocarpa, or Black Chokeberry, and Aronia arbutifolia, or Red Chokeberry.
Purple Chokeberry Farms
It may be possible to find any purple chokeberry farms near your location. We have built a map that will show all of the berry farms in our directory!
Purple Chokeberry Stories
There are several other berry producers good for a fall show, including hearts a'burstin euonymus (strawberry bush) and red chokeberry. And then there is the show-stopping deciduous holly that loses its leaves, revealing bright ... There is also a huge ... NWAOnline [ story ]
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This invasive fly, spotted wing Drosophila, can infest and destroy fruits of many plants in home gardens and landscapes. Michigan State University Extension [ story ]
Here are some shrubs with late summer interest
Royal Purple Smokebush has deep purple leaves and a plume of feathery flowers in mid to late summer. Its cousin, Golden Spirit, has bright golden leaves all summer that are accented with vibrant orange and red in fall. Barberry, Amur Maple and ... Sault This Week [ story ]