flowering elderberry


13 in stock

SKU: 1005. Category: .

Product Description

Excellent addition to any landscape. Native Americans used the elderberry’s berries, leaves, blossoms, bark, roots and wood for food and medicine. It is especially good as a flu and cold elixir. Use in pies, wines, jellies, jams, juices and soup. Yields small, pea-sized berries.

Scientific name: Sambucus caerulea

Purchase size: 3 ft, 2 yrs old

Plant hardiness zone: 4-8

Max height: 5 ft

Light: Full sun to part shade

Harvest: Early summer

Pollination: Partially self, best yield with cross