(Sambucus canadensis) These varieties are hybrids of the eastern North American Elderberry selected for sweeter, larger, tastier berries. These ornamental compact shrubs grow 6-10 feet tall and need 8 foot spacing. The large clusters of fruit ripen in August and make great pies, wine and jam. We offer well rooted plants. Zones 4-9. Select two varieties for pollination.
Recent tests have shown that the American varieties are equal or perhaps better than the European varieties.