Aronia melanocarpa 'Viking'
More About Aronia melanocarpa 'Viking'
- Fragrant white flowers
- Glossy purple-black berries persist for a long period
- Shiny green foliage turns to an outstanding red in the fall
- Attracts birds
- Salt tolerant
- Bloom Time: Spring
'Viking' is a selection of the species that was found to flower somewhat later, and to produce larger berries than the species
Black Chokeberry Growing and Maintenance Tips
Chokeberry tolerates a wide range of soils and conditions including boggy. Will grow in full sun to partial shade, although best fruit production usually occurs in full sun. Remove root suckers to prevent colonial spread.
Aronia melanocarpa 'Viking' Characteristics
Moist to Wet Soils
Moist to Average