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Ground Hug™ Aronia

Ground Hug™ Aronia

Aronia melanocarpa Ground Hug

Drought Tolerant Native to North America

Collection: Shrubs
Tags: aronia, Proven Winners®


A tough native shrub that naturally grows as a dense groundcover. This unique habit makes it the ideal plant for transforming difficult areas into beautiful, low maintenance plantings. Spring brings a flurry of dainty white flowers nestled among the glossy green foliage; come fall, dark purple berries develop, along with outstanding red foliage.

Botanical NameAronia melanocarpa Ground Hug
ExposureFull Sun, Partial Shade
HardinessZone 3
Flower ColourWhite
Bloom MonthsMay, June
Patent InfoPPAF, CBRAF
FeaturesDrought Tolerant, Native to North America

Planting Instructions

  • Remove from the growing container.
  • Dig a hole 2 times container size and same depth of container.
  • Refill with dry soil.
  • Water thoroughly after planting.