Sambucus nigra ‘Black Beauty’ has beautiful burgundy-black foliage and clusters of pink and white flowers borne in early summer -- a sight to behold against the foliage! The flowers are followed by blackish-red berries that can be used in jellies and beverages.
Common Name: Black Elderberry
Family: Adoxaceae (The Viburnum family)
Zone Hardiness: 4-10
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun, Part Shade
Primary Bloom Colour: Pink
Secondary Bloom Colour: White/Cream
Bloom Time: Early Summer
Soil Moisture: Moist, Average
Benefits: Bees, Butterflies
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Geogrpahical Origin: Americas - North America
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