chokeberry 'Viking'

chokeberry

chokeberry 'Viking'

chokeberry

  • available to order from autumn
  • 3 litre pot
  • £12.99
Delivery options
  • Standard £4.95
  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: moist but well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: May and June
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    Said to contain three times as many antioxidants as blueberries, chokeberries can be harvested in autumn, and have a tart flavour when eaten raw - but are delicious when cooked and used in compotes, summer puddings and jams.

  • Garden care: Each year in February or March remove one in three of the older stems of established specimens.