Lemony Lace® Elderberry

This cutleaf variety of our native Sambucus has very fine texture and improved sunburn-resistance compared to other varieties. The golden foliage is accented by red new growth in spring. Thie spring flowers produce red fruit in fall. This deer resistant plant also tolerates black walnut.

Additional information

Dimensions3 × 3 ft
Botanical Name

Sambucus racemosa 'SMNSRD4' pp#26613, cbr#5719

Zone

3, 4, 5, 6, 7

Flower Color

White

Foliage Color

Yellow

Height

3-5'

Width/Spread

3-5'

Exposure

Part Shade

Soil

Moist, Wet

Bloom Time

Spring

Uses

Containers, Foundations

Features

Award winner, Deer resistant, Foliage interest, Native

SKU: 72548 Plant Type:

Will tolerate Full Sun in northern climates, but prefers light shade in more southern areas. May be pruned after flowering. Leave flower clusters intact for fall fruit. Benefits from hard pruning as a young plant to develop a nice, full habit.

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