Elderberry Bushes
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growing elderberries

Zone Red Deer, AB canada (zone 2 or 3) | mardiepg added on November 16, 2015 | Answered

Can I grow Elderberries in Alberta? I have been told we are zone 2 or zone 3, depends who you ask. I really want to have these in my yard, as the fruit is very beneficial for natural health.

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on November 17, 2015

Usually Elderberry is hardy to zone 4, but some varieties can be grown down to zone 3.

Varieties Samdal and Samyl are listed as zone 3 winter hardy.
Here are some links for you.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/elderberry/planting-elderberry.htm
http://www.fruit.cornell.edu/mfruit/elderberries.html

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