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Elderberry American

Reference:
Sambucus canadensis
2 Reviews

Fast-growing, multi-purpose shrub bearing clusters of lacy white flowers in July and edible fruits in September. Flowers are used for Elderflower Champagne, and the berries, high in vitamin C content, can be used in pies and jellies.  Beneficial for wildlife, wood, and dye.

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Product Details
Sambucus canadensis

Data sheet

Zones:
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Growth Cycle:
Perennial
Light:
Full Sun, Full Sun / Partial Shade
Water Needs:
Low/Moderate, Moderate, Moderate/High
Soil Type:
ALL Tolerant of most soils, Chalky Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Peaty Soil, Sandy Soil, Silty Soil
Color:
Cream, White, Black
Growth Rate:
Fast, Moderate/Fast
Height:
n: Up to 10 Feet, o: Up to 12 Feet, p: Up to 15 Feet
Edible:
Yes, with caution
Special Features:
Birds and Hummingbirds, Butterfiles and Pollinators, Container Growing, Drying and Crafts, Erosion Control, Fodder/Wildlife/Shelter, Medicinal Value, Ornamental
Warnings:
Can be Invasive
Evergreen
No
Growing Instructions:
Soak seeds in hot tap water, let stand in water for 24 hours then warm stratify for 60 days, cold stratify for 150 days. Sow seed 1/4" deep, tamp the soil, keep moist and warm until germination.

Specific References

UPC
810071360596
MPN
EASC50X
Reviews(2)
Overall rating
4.5
2 Reviews
Rating
(4.5)
building stratifyer specifically for these seeds. haven't started em so i don't know but quick shipped!

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