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American Elderberry (Sambucus canadensis)

Scientific Name: Sambucus canadensis
Available Size: 4-6′

11 in stock

SKU: 46 Categories: ,
Description

Type: Deciduous shrub

Family: Adoxaceae

Height:5-12 feet

Spread: 5-12 feet

Native Range:  North America

Ideal Site Requirements: Prefers moist, hummusy soils

Soil: well drained

Water: medium to wet

Sunlight needs:  full sun to part shade

Tolerates: erosion, wet soil 

Landscape use: borders, screens , low spots

Brief Description:  somewhat sprawling suckering shrub often seen along roadsides

Wildlife Benefits: attracts birds and butterflies

Possible Problems:  No serious issues.

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