Aronia melanocarpa Low Scape Hedger

Chokeberry

Aronia 'Low Scape Hedger' is a very versatile native flowering shrub. Reaching just 3-5' (.9-1.5 m) tall, it's a dense column of glossy green foliage that's perfect for low hedges or screening. In spring the plant covered in hundreds of white flowers, and come fall, the foliage lights up in bright reds and oranges. 'Low Scape Hedger' grows well just about anywhere: in full sun or part shade, wet or dry soils, in hot climates or cold ones. Non-suckering; Can be pruned into a formal hedge or left to grow naturally.

  • Height: 91 - 152 cm (3 - 5 ft)
  • Spread: 60-91 cm (24-36 in)
  • Hardiness: Zone 3-9
  • Sun or Shade: sun to light shade (minimum 4 hours of direct sun)
  • Bloom Time: spring
  • Leaf Colour: green
  • Bloom Colour: white
  • Nature Attraction: bees and birds

Growing and Maintenance Tips

This is a very adaptable, hardy shrub, tolerating a wide range of soil conditions from dry to wet and sun to partial shade. If pruning is required do so after it blooms.

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