Watering Elderberry Plants

Elderberry plants need approximately 1 inch of water each week, from bloom time to the end of harvest. If you are not getting enough rainfall, plants should be irrigated for optimum plant growth and fruit production. Also, if you are having prolonged dry periods after harvest, keep your plants well-watered.

NOTE: This is part 8 in a series of 9 articles. For a complete background on how to grow elderberry plants, we recommend starting from the beginning.