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Lemony Lace Sambucus Elderberry

Lemony Lace Sambucus Elderberry
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Lemony Lace Sambucus Elderberry is a show stopper with gold cut leaf foliage.

Lemony Lace Sambucus Elderberry is a show stopper with gold cut leaf foliage.

New leaves of this small fruiting shrub, emerge as red changing to a brilliant gold as they open. Plant your Elderberry shrub in full to part sun. White flowers open in spring with red fruit maturing in fall. Lemony Lace Elderberry is even more striking when paired with it's cousin the Black Lace Sambucus. Growing into the 3 to 5 foot tall and wide range, this attractive flowering shrub or small growing tree will brighten up your garden. Plant just inside your garden area near the border or use alone as a focal plant. 

Prune and shape your Lemony Lace as young plants to develop full growth habit.

Plant in full sun in Northern climates and light shade in Southern climates.

  • Deer resistant
  • Border plant
  • Focal plant
  • Wildlife plant
  • Considered an herb
  • Red fall fruit

According to the Humane Society of American Sambucus leaves, bark, roots, and buds can be toxic to pets. This is means that the plants are generally identified as having the capability for producing a toxic reaction. This Elderberry is one shrub that can be trimmed, shaped and trained into an ornamental flowering and fruiting tree for as a showy specimen with unusual garden interest.

For more information on Elderberries visit the USDA: 

Lemon Lace Sambucus racemosa 'SMNSRD4' US PPAF  Can PBRAF


Lemon Lace Sambucus ships in a 1 quart size container.

This item cannot ship to California.

Plants shipping to AZ addresses will be bare rooted before being prepped for shipping.