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.
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.
|Dimensions||3 × 3 ft|
Sambucus racemosa 'SMNSRD4' pp#26613, cbr#5719
3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Award winner, Deer resistant, Foliage interest, Native