Sambucus canadensis6-12' x same. Each one is grown from cold-hardy seed and will be a totally unique plant.
Some of our best plants grew from batches of such seedlings. We have one that outgrew all of our other elders and provided huge amounts of berries in its second year. Z3. Maine Grown. (1-3' bare-root plants)
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Considered self-fertile but multiple plants will improve fruit set—it’s okay to mix species. Plant 4–6' apart. Best in rich soil but adaptable to a variety of soil types. In spring, while plant is still dormant, prune away any weak, broken or dead canes.
Note: Cooking elderberries is essential to breaking down toxic cyanide-inducing glycosides in the seeds. Not for fresh eating.