Sambucus nigra Golden Tower is has a columnar form clothed in dissected golden and lime green foliage.
Sambucus nigra Golden Tower 'Jdeboer001' is an amazing columnar addition to the elderberries with strongly upright stems 6-8 feet tall and only 3-4 feet wide covered in dissected golden and lime green foliage. Flat-topped clusters of white, self-fertile flowers in early summer can be followed by purple-black, edible berries. More fruit is produced if a different cultivar is also present. Tolerant of moist sites.
Common Name: Black Elderberry
Family: Adoxaceae (The Viburnum family)
Zone Hardiness: 5-8
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun, Part Shade
Primary Bloom Colour: White/Cream
Secondary Bloom Colour: Yellow
Bloom Time: Spring - Summer
Soil Moisture: Average, Moist
Benefits: Butterflies, Bees
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Hedgerows, scrub, woods, roadsides, and waste places especially on disturbed base-rich and nitrogen-rich soils.
Geogrpahical Origin: Americas - North America
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