Aronia x prunifolia 'Viking'

Aronia x prunifolia ‘Viking’

One of the best cultivars known for its incredibly large clusters of black fruit. Attractive white flowers in late spring along with glossy dark green leaves that turn to vivid hues of red and orange in the fall offer multi season interest. Easy to grow and maintain. Developed in Eastern Europe for commercial fruit production and can be used to make jams, jellies and many other fruit products. Berries are high in vitamins and antioxidants. Description courtesy of Bailey Nurseries.

Plant Height at Maturity

5 feet

Plant Width at Maturity

7 feet

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Growth Habit


Landscape Uses

Hedge | Water Garden

Environmental Features

Water-wise | Pollinator Friendly | Bird Habitat | Wildlife Forage Source

Tough Sites

Alkaline Soil | Wet Soil

Seasonal Interest

Fall Color | Spring Flowering

Flower Color