More About 'Nova'
- Sambucus canadensis 'Nova'
- Large, sweet, dark purple berries
- Good for wines, pies, and jellies
- Ripens: Early August
Elderberries are very high in vitamin C and often used in cold remedies.
Nova Elderberry Growing and Maintenance Tips
Elderberries grow well in a medium moist, well-drained soil, in full sun or partial shade. Prune out weakened stems in early spring and cut to the ground every 2 years to encourage new, denser growth. Fruit production is increased when planted with another cultivar.
Moist to Average