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Sambucus racemosa Lemony Lace® (Elderberry)

This deciduous shrub features lacy bright chartreuse foliage and delicate pink flowers which appear in early summer, with berries following the flowers, if a compatible pollinator is nearby (look for S. Black Beauty®, Laced Up®, or Black Lace®). Fast growth rate.

Blooms early summer
3-5 ft tall x 3-6 ft spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant


Zone Zone 3
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate to Consistent Moisture
Patent Info PP26613, CPBRAF
Brand Proven Winners