Organic Elderberry Collection: Cold Hardy Adams and Ranch
2 gallon sized pots
(Sambucus nigra subsp. canadensis)
This collection includes 2 elderberry plants grown and shipped in 2 gallon size pots. The collection is 1 each of 2 different cultivars: Adams and Ranch. The plants are robust and will grow quickly. Do plan on protecting them from rabbit and deer while the plants are young.
Adams and Ranch are cultivars that are the most cold hardy in the United States, suitable for growing in USDA zones 3 and 4.
Adams can attain 10′ in height but can be readily pruned to keep it shorter and wider. Ranch will be around 6′- 8′ tall.
This collection is good for USDA zones 3-8.
Elder will not grow in USDA zones 9,10, or 11 as it does not get cold enough in those climates for it to experience dormancy.
This Elderberry Collection appears under the “Self-Pollinating” category these cultivars will cross pollinate when planted near each other.