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Aronia arbutifolia 'Brilliant'

Common Name: Chokeberry

Plant Family: Rosaceae

Aronia arbutifolia 'Brilliant'
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Price:  £11.50
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Availability:  

  

4 in stock

Quantity or Pot size:  3 litre pot


Position/ Situation:  Shady Border
Sun/ Shade:  Sun to Part Shade
Planting Style:  Herbal/ medicinal
Season of Interest:  Spring to autumn
Flower Colour:  White
Height:  medium (up to 6 feet)
Habit/Shape:  Bushy
Evergreen:  No
Soil Type:  Normal, well-drained but moisture retentive
Soil PH:  Acid to Neutral
Bee and Butterfly:  Bee
Resistance to Honey Fungus:  Resistant to Honey Fungus


An open deciduous slightly suckering shrub, grown for its clusters of white flowers in spring, autumn colour & masses of dark red fruit (very tart if eaten raw hence common name) but these can be used in smoothies, or cooked in jellies an jam, rich in the antioxidant anthocyanin.


Mainland UK  £8.50-£10 Local delivery Postcodes IP1-IP8 & CO10 (minimum order value applies please click here for details) FREE
Seeds & cuttings only  £2 Collect from our Nursery (Elmsett, Suffolk, IP7 6LZ) FREE
Scottish Highlands & offshore Islands From £10 We only send plants & seeds to UK locations (excl. Northern Ireland) Sorry we cannot ship to any other Country due to British Plant Health regulations on the export of plants post Brexit. There are no exceptions unfortunately  

 

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Unless otherwise indicated our plants are supplied in the following pot sizes according to category. Dimensions refer to either the pot diameter (cm) or volume (litre);

  • Exotics/Conservatory & House Plants, Succulents: mostly as young plants in 9cm (approx. 0.5 litre)  or 1 litre pots
  • Hardy Perennials, Ferns and Grasses: 1 litre (approx. 12cm diameter)
  • Herbs: 9cm (approx. 0.5 litre)
  • Hardy Shrubs and Climbers: 1.5 or 2 litre 
  • Potted Bulbs: variable- please see "Quantity or Pot size" on plant information page 
  • Dormant Bulbs, Tubers and Bare-root perennials come either bagged or wrapped without a pot

The exact size of plants will vary with the growing season and may be cut back in accordance with normal pruning regimes or to fit in the box if they are excessively tall.