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Pictures shown are mature trees for sake of reference. 

This product is sold in seedling size (18-24") bundles of 25.

(Not full grown)



Common elderberry is a large, multi-stemmed, native shrub with showy white flower clusters in mid-summer, followed by juicy, blue-black fruits. Plants are coarse and best used for naturalizing or as a back-of-the-border hedge. Also known as Sambucus nigra ssp. canadensis.

  • Family (English)Elderberry
  • Family (botanic)Adoxaceae
  • Foliage: Deciduous (seasonally loses leaves)
  • Native locale: North America
  • Size range: Large shrub (more than 8 feet)
  • Light exposure: Full sun (6 hrs direct light daily), Partial sun / shade (4-6 hrs light daily)
  • Hardiness zones: Zone 3-9
  • Soil preference: Acid soil, Alkaline soil, Moist, well-drained soil
  • Tolerances: Occasional drought, Occasional flooding, Road salt
  • Flower color and fragrance.: Fragrant, White
  • Shape or form: Broad, Multi-stemmed, Round
  • Growth rate: Fast, Moderate


Excerpt from and for more information see:

Elderberry - bundles of 25

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  • All items are available until sold out and subject to change according to nursery availability. If there is a change, SWCD will notify the customer within a resonable amount of time ahead of the tree pick up date, if possible. No cancellations after February 15, 2024. All stock is subject to the same condition Morrison SWCD receives from our nurseries. Therefore, Morrison SWCD accepts no responsibility regarding survival of stock and makes no provisions for replacements.

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