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Sambucus canadensis

Elderberry

Elderberry is a dramatic, thicket-forming shrub with bright green leaves. Showy clusters of fragrant white spring flowers followed by clusters of dark purple fall elderberry fruits.

Hardy native for almost any site
Great for streambank stabilization
Food and cover for wildlife

Item

Description

On Hand

Future

13559 18in 0 0
15393 S3-3CG RPM 761 0
15943 S3-1 RPM 0 0
1896 S3-3 RPM 1982 0
1898 06in 0 0
1899 12in 0 0
15321 24in 0 0
15621 36in 0 0

Elderberry Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Produced using Forrest Keeling's patented RPM Root Production Method ® technology for exceptional growth and survivability.

Height:

5-8 Feet

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Spread:

5-8 Feet

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Hardiness Zone:

3 - 8

Great Companion Plants for Sambucus canadensis
Characteristics & Attributes
Exposure
Full Sun
Soil Moisture Preference
Average
Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Songbirds
Upland Birds and Game
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Attributes
Wetlands and Streambank Stabilization
Mass Planting
Midwest Native
Naturalizing
Sun-loving
Habit
Perennial
Program
MSD (Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District)