|Fruit Size||Medium - Large|
|Shade/Sun||Partial Shade - Full Sun|
|Soil Composition||Loamy, Sandy|
|Soil Moisture||Well Drained - Average Moistness|
|Soil pH Level||5.5 - 6.5|
|Years to Bear||2 - 3|
|Zone Range||4 - 8|
These are edible once they have been boiled. Each drupe contains a few small seeds. Toxicity: Sap from the pith of stems and the bark itself is very toxic, containing calcium oxalate crystals, viburnic acid and a resin. Habitat: Canada Elderberry grows from a rhizomatous root system and spreads by suckering.