Plant Library: Sambucus

Sambucus also know as elder berry is a striking shrub often with delicate blackened purple or green lace effect leaves offset with white or pink flowers, blooming in the summer. Berries may follow in autumn giving you all round appeal. Plant in Well-drained but moist soil in Partial Shade, Sambucus can tolerate full sun but make sure to monitor the foliage for scorching. The final height of
5-4 metres and Ultimate spread
5-4 metres in 5-10 years.