Aronia melanocarpa 'Morton'
Iroquois Beauty Black Chokeberry
Selected at the Morton Arboretum and introduced by the Chicagoland Grows program. Airy 2" white followed by clusters of polished purple-black berries.
More About Aronia melanocarpa 'Morton'
- sun or shade, dry or wet
- glossy foiage turns wine red in fall
‘Morton’ is a somewhat more compact cultivar that typically grows to 2-3’ tall and to 4-5’ wide. It was selected by the Morton Arboretum (hence the cultivar name) and introduced by Chicagoland Grows.
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Height: 2-3 ft
Spread: 3-4 ft
Hardiness Zone: 4-8
- Sun Tolerant
- Shade Tolerant
Growth Rate in the Garden
Season of Interest (Flowering)
- Late Spring / Early Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
- very disease resistant/doesn't require spraying
- good for jams/jellies/juices
- Upright, rounded