Plant of the Week: Black Tower Elderberry
Black Tower Elderberry Sambucus Nigra 'Effel 1' PP 23633 Zone 4-8
Beautiful burgundy foliage on an upright growing plant. Clusters of petit pink flowers appear in the spring, and are followed by dark colored berries in the fall.
Berries can be used to make jam or wine. Plant in full to part sun and water regularly for best growth. A moderate grower that can reach 8' tall and 4' wide. refers well drained soil.