Elderberry - Black Beauty (Sambucus nigra)

Name Elderberry - Black Beauty
Botanical Name Sambucus nigra

This upright growing shrub has dark black foliage with contrasting pink flowers (lemon-scented) appearing in late spring. These disappear and berries appear! Best fruit crops appear when there's more than one planted so go for two!

Location: Sun, Partial Sun, Shade
Size: 8-10 ft tall
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Time: May, June
Soil Conditions: Medium - Moist
Trim/Prune: Trim after flowering is done
  • Fragrant
  • Attracts Birds
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