Sambucus nigra 'Black Tower ('Eiffel1')' (Elderberry)

Dark pink flowers followed by black to red berries, dark burgundy cut leaf foliage, upright towering habit, blooms early to late spring, 6 – 8 ft tall x 3 – 4 ft wide, full sun


Zone Zone 4
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Moderate to Consistent Moisture
Patent Info PP# 23,633

New foliage emerges pink in spring and matures to variegated shades of pink, creamy white and green. Gray-green bark on trunks with showy red stems in winter. Insignificant blooms. 4-6′ tall x 5-7′ spread. Full Sun/Part Shade.

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Purple-black finely cut foliage contrasts with pink flowers in early spring. Blooms give way to black berries in the late summer. Fast growth rate. Upright spreading habit. 7-8′ tall x 6-7′ spread. Full Sun/Part Shade.

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