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Out Of Season Viking Aronia

Viking Aronia

Hearty Native with Healthful Fruit



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Extremely high levels of antioxidants and Vitamin C boost your body's immune system. Hardy shrubs produce dark berries that pack a punch worthy of juices jams and wines. Productive plant grows up to 6-ft. tall. Self-pollinating. Zones 3-8. Potted plants.

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Viking Aronia
64031 - For each offer ordered, get 1 potted plant
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Product Details
Ship Season: Fall
Items Per Package: For each offer ordered, get 1 potted plant
Height: 3 - 6 feet.
Bloom Time/Days To Maturity: Late Spring to early Summer.
Zone: Zones 3 - 8.
Sun/Shade: Full sun to partial shade.
Restricted States: AE AK GU HI PR
Spacing: 5 - 8 feet with 12 feet spacing between rows.
Depth: When potted, plant at the same depth it is in the pot. If the plant is bareroot, plant with the crown of the plant (where the stems meet the roots) no more than one inch below the soil surface.
Spread: 5 - 6 feet.
Yield: Approximately 10 - 15 lbs. per bush by the third year. Full production of about 20 - 25 lbs. of berries per bush after 6 years.
Comments: Hardy native plant to Eastern North America and Canada. This variety is a cultivated form of the native aronia. It has recently attracted scientific interest due to the deep purple-black berries and their properties. There are several health benefits of the aronia berries like other dark pigmented berries such as blueberries, black currant, salal and bilberries. Antioxidants, cardiovascular system support, anti-aging properties, digestive aids and help in maintaining blood sugar levels to name a few! The berries are not particularly tasty fresh to humans but the juices can be made into a number of wonderful items such as juices, wines, syrups, sauces, marinades, chutney and pies. If you don't care to harvest the fruit, the songbirds and other wildlife will gladly take care of that for you! UNable to ship to: AE, AK, GU, HI, PR.
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