Golden Elderberry

Sambucus canadensis 'Aurea'


Golden Elderberry


Blooms large fragrant white flowers followed by clusters of edible purple-red berries. Bright golden-yellow foliage.

Bloom Period: Summer

Growth Habit: Upright and rounded

Mature Height: 7' to 8' (210 cm to 240 cm)

Mature Spread: 7' to 8' (210 cm to 240 cm)

Growth Rate: Fast

More Details

Sun Exposure: Full sun to partial shade

Cold Hardiness Zone: 3

Deer and rabbit resistant

Attracts birds and butterflies

Warning: Berries must be cooked before edible, raw berries can induce illness 

Tolerate wet soils