Pick N Eat – Elderberry

A deciduous shrub or small tree growing to 4-6 metres high with broad, serrated, dark green leaves.

NAME Elderberry
BOTANICAL NAME Sambucus nigra
KEY FEATURES Individual white flowers appear in mid to late summer with dark purple to black fruits appearing in drooping clusters in late autumn.
GROWING CONDITIONS Best grown in full sun to part shade.
Prefers organic matter.
PLANT CARE Mulch to retain soil water and keep the soil cool.
Full Sun
Full sun/ Part shade Height 4-6m Water moderately Flowering