elderberry

Sambucus canadensis (elderberry)

Botanical Name Sambucus canadensis
Common Name elderberry
Family Adoxaceae
USDA Zone 3 to 9
Light Requirement Full Sun to Part Shade
Season(s) of interest Spring, Summer
Height and Spread
5-12ft x 5-12ft (1.5-3.5m x 1.5-3.5m)
Flower Color White
Attracts Wildlife
Provides Food for Birds, Attracts Butterflies and Other Pollinators
Additional Information Native to the Chicago Region.
Location in Lurie Garden
Bird Border-Monroe, Bird Border-Columbus