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Q.Do Elderberry bushes require full sun?

Zone 48169 | Anonymous added on March 27, 2020 | Answered

Your article does not tell the amount of light that an Elderberry bush requires…I have no direct sun, can I successfully grow Elderberry? Thanks!

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Answered on March 27, 2020

Elderberry tolerates part sun so give it a try! They prefer moist, rich soils. But, they are susceptible to powdery mildew and that will be more likely in shade. Plant several types for best fruit set. Here is more information:


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