Low Scape® Mound Aronia melanocarpa
2 1/4" finishes to 1 gallon in 10-12 weeks, Quick Turn finishes to 2-3 gallon in 14-18 weeks.
Blooms on old wood; stop pruning in mid-summer before sale season to allow flower buds to form.
Fruit does not form on this variety, so is not a consideration for trimming schedule.
Low Scape® Hedger requires frequent trimming produces the best looking finished plant.
Low Scape® Mound needs less trimming than other aronias (including Low Scape Hedger) to attain attractive habit; trim much like you would boxwood.