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Elderberry/ Black Beauty

  • Oval, deep burgundy leaves and with its striking pink panicles of flowers in late spring
  • Flowers give way to black elderberries in late summer
  • Massive, pink flowers are a delightful contrast with the dark purple
  • Makes tasty jellies and jams
Scientific Name:
Sambucus nigra 'Black Beauty'
Zone: 4
Mature Height: 8'-12'
Mature Spread: 8'-10'
Type: Deciduous, Fruit
Size: Average
Bloom Time: Spring
Fruiting: Edible
Flower Color:
Pink
Fall Color:
None
Attributes:
Full Sun
Full Sun
Semi-Shade
Semi-Shade
Moderate Water
Moderate Water
Pollinator
Pollinator
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant