Elderberry Johns in bloom

Johns Elderberry

Sambucus canadensis

Johns produces more fruits and earlier than other varieties. Very large clusters of medium size berries. Especially good for jelly and elderberry elixir. Larger plant than Adams. Zones 3-9. Pollinate with Adams. Very large flower heads. Height 6' to 12'. Space 8' to 10' circle.

Plant Characteristics
Pest ResistanceExcellent
Disease ResistanceExcellent
Drought ToleranceVery Good
Heat ToleranceVery Good
Humidity ToleranceVery Good
Sun ToleranceVery Good
Wet Soil ToleranceFair
Shade ToleranceGood
No SprayExcellent
Salt ToleranceGood
Fresh for KidsPoor
Deer ResistanceGood
ThornsNo
Plant TypeShrub
Soil TypeAdaptable
Edible TypeFruit
Self FertileNo
This information is accurate to the best of our knowledge, comments/opinions are always welcome
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