Aronia melanocarpa 'Brilliant'
Common Name: Chokeberry
Category: Shrubs and Sub-shrubs
Growth Rate: Average
Features: Has interesting/colourful ornamental fruit, Has colourful autumn foliage
|Hardiness: Hardy||Height: 2.00 m (200 cm)|
|Sun/Shade: Full sun or Partial shade||Spread: 3.00 m (300 cm)|
|Foliage Type: Deciduous||Flower Colour: White|
|Foliage Colour: Green, Red||Flowering Period: April & May|
Soil Type: Normal/Loam or Sandy/Light
Soil Moisture: Moist, but well drained
A deciduous shrub with glossy, bright green leaves. It has an upright habit and a tendency to produce suckers. Small white flowers are produced in spring, the flowers are followed by black, pea-sized berries in autumn. The foliage turns bright red in autumn.