Zones 4-8 Delicious fruit on carefree, attractive plants. Cultivated elderberries are vigorous and productive with fruit much larger and sweeter than wild elderberries. Excellent for pies, wine and jelly. Large, creamy-white heads of flowers in early summer make it a showy ornamental. Plants grow 6 to 8 feet tall and should be planted 7 to 8 feet apart. Two varieties are required for pollination. A single plant is almost entirely unfruitful. Our elderberry offers include cultivars Adams #1 and York. this are 2 year #1 bareroot plants.