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Taxon: Aronia ×prunifolia (Marshall) Rehder

 
Genus: Aronia
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
Tribe: Maleae
Subtribe: Malinae
Nomen number: 104451
Place of publication: J. Arnold Arbor. 19:74. 1938
Link to protologue:
Comment: [natural hybrid, Aronia arbutifolia × A. melanocarpa]
Name Verified on: 11-Dec-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 30 (28 active, 17 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

  • purple chokeberry  (Source: Websters Dict) - English
  • purple chokecherry   - English (Canada)
  • aronie à feuilles de prunier   - French (Canada)
  • Apfelbeere  (Source: Mansf Ency) - German
  • Aronia  (Source: Mansf Ency) - German
  • schwarze Eberesche  (Source: Mansf Ency) - German
  • slånaronia  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish
  • rjabina černoplodnaja  (Source: Mansf Ency) - Transliterated Russian

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental
  • Food additives:
  • Human food:
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [New Brunswick (s.e.), Nova Scotia, Québec]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois (n.), Wisconsin]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Kentucky, Maryland (w.), North Carolina, Virginia]


    Cultivated

    Asia-Temperate
    • SIBERIA: Russian Federation-Western Siberia [Western Siberia (w.)]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Korea, North

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Sweden
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Czechoslovakia, Germany
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Latvia, Russian Federation-European part [European part]
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Bulgaria


    Naturalized

    Europe
    • Europe


    Uncertain

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Delaware]


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Darbyshire, S. J. 2003. Inventory of Canadian Agricultural Weeds Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. 131.
  3. Deam, C. C. 1940. Flora of Indiana. Note: not as hybrid
  4. Erhardt, W. et al. 2000. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage
  5. Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen Note: = Aronia ×prunifolia (C. K. Schneid.) Graebn.
  6. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2
  7. Hanelt, P., ed. 2001. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6
  8. Hardin, J. W. 1973. The enigmatic chokeberries (Aronia, Rosaceae). Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 100:178-184. Note: prob. origin Aronia arbutifolia × A. melanocarpa; treats under A. melanocarpa (Michx.) Elliott
  9. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  10. Jones, R. L. 2005. Plant life of Kentucky: an illustrated guide to the vascular flora. Note: not as hybrid
  11. Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland.
  12. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  13. Magee, D. W. & H. E. Ahles. 1999. Flora of the Northeast. A manual of the vascular flora of New England and adjacent New York.
  14. Mohlenbrock, R. H. & D. M. Ladd. 1978. Distribution of Illinois vascular plants Note: not as hybrid
  15. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  16. Radford, A. E. et al. 1964. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. Note: = Sorbus arbutifolia var. atropurpurea (Britton) C. K. Schneid.
  17. Robertson, K. R. et al. 1991. A synopsis of genera in Maloideae (Rosaceae). Syst. Bot. 16:391. Note: = Photinia floribunda (Lindl.) K. R. Robertson & J. B. Phipps
  18. Scoggan, H. J. 1978-1979. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. Note: = Pyrus arbutifolia var. atropurpurea (Britton) B. L. Rob.
  19. Uttal, L. J. 1984. Nomenclatorial changes, lectotypification, and comments in Aronia Medikus (Rosaceae). Sida 10:199-202.
  20. Virginia Botanical Associates. Digital atlas of the Virginia flora (on-line resource).
  21. Voss, E. 1972-. Michigan flora. Note: not as hybrid, includes Aronia melanocarpa as synonym
  22. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986-2000. European garden flora.
  23. Weakley, A. S. 2007. Flora of the Carolinas, Virginia, and Georgia, and surrounding areas. Note: not as hybrid
  24. Wetter, M. A. et al. WISFLORA: Wisconsin vascular plant species (on-line resource).
  25. Wherry, E. T. et al. 1979. Atlas of the flora of Pennsylvania. Note: not as hybrid
  26. 1961. Webster's third new international dictionary.

Check other web resources for Aronia ×prunifolia (Marshall) Rehder :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Aronia x prunifolia cultivars
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?104451. Accessed 21 November 2019.