Common Name: Canada Elderberry
Latin Name: Sambucus canadensis
Type: Medium Shrub
Exposure: Full Sun to Part Shade
Moisture: Dry-Slightly Moist
Tolerances: Drought, Compaction, Juglones
Description: Large fragrant bunches of flowers develop into purple-black berries eaten by a variety of birds during fall migration like Northern Mockingbirds, Rose-breasted Grosbeaks and Eastern Kingbirds.
Planting Notes: Sends out suckers; clip back or allow to spread to create a hedge.