The American or Common Elderberry is a deciduous shrub with bright white flowers and dark berries. Lush green leaves, sprays of flowers, and edible fruits make it a nice addition to any garden or landscape. Elderberry fruit can be used for eating or cooking, but only after they have fully ripened.
- Can be used as a hedge or trimmed into a single-stemmed small tree
- Loved by birds
- To ensure a good crop, plant more than one shrub