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We dig plants when your order is received, and ship immediately via US Priority Mail. You will receive a tracking number via email when plants are shipped. All plants are packed to be safe in their packages for up to 3 days after receipt.
How We Protect Your Plants For Transit
We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This provides superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.
Upon Receipt Of Your Plants
Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We offer 3 days to report any problems with your order. Bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days of receipt unless weather prohibits. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water daily for the first week after planting.
Black Chokeberry Live Stakes is an adaptable shrub that is native to Eastern North America
The black chokeberry, or rather Aronia melanocarpa, is a species of shrubs in the rose family and is found in North America from Canada down to the central United States. It is a small to medium-sized shrub with a mounded habit. The black chokeberry is a deciduous shrub that provides something of interest for each season. It displays impressive flowers in the Spring, beautiful foliage during the Summer, and edible berries and fall colors during the Autumn months. Bird enthusiasts can enjoy the afternoon as birds of many different species flock to the bushes to eat the berries.
The black chokeberry can grow well in hardy zones 3 - 8. This shrub is also native to Eastern North America.
Black Chokeberry Live Stakes are usually as wide as they are tall
The small shrub has a mature spread of three to five feet in height and three to six feet in width. The medium shrub has a sophisticated range of five to eight feet in height and five to eight feet in diameter and has been known to reach a width of ten feet.
Black Chokeberry Live Stakes are fast-growing and can adapt to almost any soil.
This shrub is highly adaptable to most soils. It can increase in sandy or clay soil as well as poorly drained to well-drained soil. It prefers a soil PH of 5.1 to 6.5 but can also tolerate a higher PH. It is also quite tolerant of salt and compacted soils. The black chokeberry has a fast growth rate. It can grow anywhere but will produce more fruit and grow faster in high sun locations.
Black Chokeberry Live Stakes have something for everyone
This shrub has a little bit of something for everyone when it comes to its appearance. It grows in an upright nature and can reach a height and width of six feet or more. The shrub is mounded, multi-stemmed, and thicket-forming. The black chokeberry provides something new with each season.