Kent has some of the best tasting elderberries and yields fruit early. The berries are small, but this variety produces large clusters. Like all elderberries, Kent displays beautiful white blooms and is a cold-hardy, vigorous grower.
Hardiness Zone: 3-7
Pollinator: Self-fertile, but fruit yields are much improved with multiples
Mature Size: 6’-8’ x 6’
Soil: 5.5-6.5 pH
Sun: Prefers full sun, somewhat shade tolerant
Flowering: Late springHarvest: Late summer