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Adams Elder

White flowers in late June. Fruits, blue to black, in large clusters. Excellent for pies, jam and elderberry wine. Hardy native plant. Use in background and wildlife plantings. A clone of S. canadensis selected for its large fruit by William W. Adams of Union Springs, NY. Fruit set is normally improved when more than one cultivar is used, such as 'York'.

Plant Features:

  • Height: 8 - 10'
  • Spread: 8 - 12'
  • Shape: Broad, rounded
  • Foliage: Bright green
  • Fall Foliage: Insignificant
  • Zone: 3 - 9
Plant information and imagery used by permission from Bailey Nurseries.
Plant Features are recommendations for optimal performance. Availability subject to change.

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