The Sambucus Canadensis - American Elderberry, also called common elderberry, is a native deciduous shrub with bright white flower clusters followed by small, round, dark purple, almost black drupes that are edible only when ripe. The elderberry contains a high amount of vitamin C and is excellent for pies, syrups, wines, etc.
Can cross pollinate with and other elderberry variety.
Fruit is only edible when ripe.
Full sun to partial sun.
Attracts birds, bees and butterflies.
Native to North America
White flowers, fragrant
Due to California Department of Agriculture, we cannot ship this item to the state of California.
*Pictures shown are of mature plants and not what you will receive.
*Plants ship dormant in winter months.