Black Lace™ Elderberry


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. Creamy pink flowers in spring contrast nicely with the dark leaves. They are followed by blackish red fall berries which can be harvested for making elderberry wine and jam, or left on the plant to attract birds and other wildlife.


Light Needs:

Full sun

Watering Needs:

Prefers moist, well-drained. Prune after flowering; leave flower clusters intact for fall fruit.

Average Landscape Size:

Reaches 6 to 8 ft. tall and wide.

Key Feature:

Dramatic Foliage Color

Landscape Uses:

Border, Container, Hedge, Mass Planting, Privacy Screen, Specimen