Dwarf-elderberry-bush, sambucus ebulus is a perennial growing to 1.2 m (4ft) by 1 m (3ft 3in) at a fast rate. it is hardy to zone (uk) 5. it is in flower from july to august, and the seeds ripen from august to september. the species is hermaphrodite (has both male and female organs) and is pollinated by bees, flies, beetles. the plant is self-fertile. suitable for: light (sandy), medium (loamy) and heavy (clay .... Black lace elderberry. many gardeners find that the plant’s need for moisture makes it a perfect rain garden addition. a bit smaller than other bushes, these plants will grow to just 8 feet tall at full height., dwarf black elderberry this may be the one shrub that re-kindled new passion for shrubs in many gardeners. this is a nice dwarf black elderberry with amazing showy foliage that holds its dark 'black' colour most of the season. 'black lace' grows to about 2.5m tall and will spread about 2m when mature..
The european black elderberry, (sambucus nigra) which has now naturalized in north america, the american elderberry (sambucus canadensis), the red elderberry (sambucus racemosa) and the european dwarf elder (sambucus ebulus). do not eat berries from the red elderberry (if you do, you must not eat the toxic seeds) or the european dwarf elder., elderberries are highly ornamental shrubs that produce tasty berries in late summer and early fall. most are grown in the landscape but growing elderberries in containers is possible. this article explains how to care for container-grown elderberry bushes..
Traditionally, black elderberry was grown for its fruit but over the years, some interesting colour and leaf forms have arose and horticulturists have been quick to take advantage of these. the ame..., elderberry plants (sambucus canadensis) are truly multi-purpose.growing your own offers many unique benefits. you can plant several in a row to create an attractive hedge or screen, or you can use them as wildlife attractants that will bring even more natural beauty to your backyard..
Enter laced up ® elderberry, an amazing narrow, upright variety that takes up only a few square feet of ground. feathery black foliage covers broomstick-straight stems that shoot toward the sky but stay in a narrow column. early summer brings hundreds of pink flowers to contrast with the leaves., black lace™ is a stunning development in elderberry breeding. intense purple black foliage is finely cut, giving it an effect similar to that of japanese maple..
A spectacular compact shrub with dense, cone-shaped clusters of lightly fragrant, plum-purple blooms accented by soft, gray-green foliage. use in mass plantings to create a colorful landscape accent or to provide colorful screening during the warm summer months.