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AgNIC Elderberries: Bibliography - Books, Documents & Pamphlets

This page provides access to information on elderberry culture, Sambucus canadensis. primarily in the United States of America. It includes an extensive bibliography of literature resources on the plant.

Books, Documents, & Pamphlets

Bailey, L. H. Sketch of the Evolution of our Native Fruits. New York, The Macmillan company; London, Macmillan & Co., ltd., 1898.

Bolli, Richard. Revision of the genus Sambucus. Dissertationes botanicae, Bd. 223. Berlin: J. Cramer, 1994.

Brassard, N., C.  Richer and D. Charlebois. Micropropagation of elderberry (Sambucus nigra ssp canadensis).  Poster, International Association for Plant Tissue and Biotechnology meeting, Truro, Nova Scotia, Canadaa (2-5 August). 2004.

Chia, C.L.  (1975).  A Chromosome and Thin-layer Chromatographic Study of the Genus Sambucus L.  PhD dissertation, Cornell University, USA.

Craig, D. L. Elderberry Culture in Eastern Canada. Information Services, Agriculture Canada, Ottawa K1A 0C7, 1978.

Craighead, F. C. "Desmocerus palliates." Insect Enemies of Eastern Forests. MP657. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, 1950. 244-245.

Drooz, A. T. ed. Insects of Eastern Forests. Misc. Publ. 1426. Washington, DC: USDA Forest Service, 1989.

Loohuizen, Ria. The elder: In history, myth and cookery. Totnes: Prospect Books, 2005.

Martin, Chester O. and Sarah P. Mott. American elder (Sambucus canadensis): Section 7.5.7, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Wildlife Resources Management Manual. Vicksburg, Miss. : U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station, 1997-98. 18p. [in .pdf format]

Ritter, C. M. and G. W. McKee. Elderberry: History, Classification, and Culture. Bull. 709. Pennsylvania State University Agriculture Experiment Station, 1964.

Ritter, C. M. Responses of Cultivated Elderberry Varieties to Fertilizer and Mulch Treatments Pennsylvania State University Agriculture Experiment Station, 1958.

Schopmeyer, C S. Seeds of Woody Plants in the United States. Agriculture handbook (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) no. 450. Washington: Forest Service, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, 1974.

Way, Roger D. Elderberry Culture in New York State. New York's Food and Life Sciences Bulletin No. 91. Geneva, NY: New York State Agricultural Experiment Station, 1981. [Article in .pdf format]

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