(Sambucus canadensis) Fast-growing shrub to 12 feet. Reproduces vegetative, provides excellent nesting cover. Prefers full sun or partial shade, well-drained soils but will tolerate saturated soils. Rarely found on dry upland sites. Fruit attracts 50+ species of birds and mammals. Excellent background shrub with an unkempt irregular crown. Fruits ripen from August to September and are used in pies, jams and wine. Native.

Black Elderberry


    Due to the nature of the stock and variables in handling and planting, the Conservation District cannot guarantee survival of plant stock and can not accept returns or refund requests. It is unlawful for trees, shrubs and other plants purchased to be resold with the roots attached (per PA 189 of 1931, as amended). The District is not liable for any direct, indirect, special incidental or consequential damages (included but not limited to economic losses and lost profits) incurred or claimed by the customer.

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