Angelika Maier wrote:Did you germinate the aronia yourself? Aren't they tricky to germinate? I bought 3 plants here in Australia, there are no eating varieties here as far as I know and the fruits tasted terrible!
Would I maybe have more luck by germinating seeds of a known strain?
Joylynn Hardesty wrote:I scored 3 of these, 4 ft tall and already producing. $5 each! They have enough side shoots for me to air layer two new plants per pot. Equals 9 plants! Yay!
Ahem, assuming they like being layered. Anyone have success with this?
As for taste, I would describe them as astringent sweet, with a touch of waxiness. Even so, mine are well within my family's pleasant range.
In your zone, how much sun do they like?