Purple Chokeberry Aronia prunifolia (Marshall) RehderS3 (Watch list)    Synonyms: Aronia arbutifolia var. atropurpurea, Aronia atropurpurea, Photinia floribunda, Pyrus floribunda, Sorbus arbutifolia var. atropurpurea.
Kingdom Plantae   >   Division Tracheophyta   >   Class Magnoliopsida   >   Order Rosales   >   Family Rosaceae   >   Genus Aronia   
Purple Chokeberry with fruit in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (8/5/2012). Note the dark fruit. Photo by Tom Feild. (MBP list)

Purple Chokeberry in Garrett Co., Maryland (9/15/2014). Note the purplish-colored fruit and the pubescence on the twigs and underside of leaves. Photo by Bill Harms. (MBP list)

Purple Chokeberry in Garrett Co., Maryland (9/13/2016). Photo by Kimberly Booth. (MBP list)

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