Proven Winners Color Choice

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UPC: 794094317815
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Common Name: Elderberry
Plant Type: Perennial, Shrub
Exposure: Sun to Part Sun
Hardiness Zone: 3-7
Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Summer
Garden Height: 36-60 Inches
Garden Spread: 36-60 Inches
Size Category: Tall: 36 Inches or more
Deer Resistant: Yes
Pot Size: 1 Gallon Pot
MSRP: $32.99
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Pot Size: 1 Gallon Pot

  • Vibrant foliage 
  • New leaves emerge red

Sambucus nigra 'Lemony Lace®' has bright white flowers that bloom all summer long. The blossoms complement the golden-yellow foliage. New leaves emerge red. Reddish-black berries are produced in the fall for extended interest. It can be easily cut back after flowers are done to help maintain a more compact habit.

Uses: Borders, Mass Planting
Critter Resistance: Deer
Notable Features: Produces Berries
Growth Habit: Upright

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  • Sambucus racemose Lemony Lace 5

    Posted by Fran on May 27th 2021

    Beautiful shrub, good size, growing well.

  • Not so Good 3

    Posted by Roy Peterson on Oct 25th 2019

    The shrub grew well through most of the summer but towards the end of summer and into the fall partially died back. I'm assuming that after pruning in the spring it will rebound.