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  • Canadian Grown
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  • Shipped in ON, QC, NB, NS, PE

Sambucus canadensis

American Elderberry, American Black Elderberry

Main interest:
large clusters of fragrant white flowers, dark purple to black berry-like fruit, culinary fruit
full sun to partial shade, medium to wet soil
Flower colour:
white, June to July
green, deciduous
USDA Hardiness:
zone 3: -40 °C (-40 °F) View Zone Map
Mature height & width (max.):
height: 12 ft (3.7 m) width: 12 ft (3.7 m)
hedge, screen, wind break, wild flower, fruit tree

American Elderberry is grown for its large clusters of fragrant white flowers and clusters of deep purple-black berries. Blooms June and July. This deciduous shrub grows to 12 ft in both height and width, making it a good hedge or wind break. Fruit is used for elderberry wine, jelly, and pie. Native to Eastern North America.

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$7.99 - $43.99

Ships ON, QC, NB, PE, NS
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