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Sambucus nigra 'Pulvurentula'

Photo Courtesy of Fernridge Landscaping

Photo Courtesy of Fernridge Landscaping

More About Sambucus nigra 'Pulvurentula'

  • Fragrant, white flowers in a flat-topped cluster
  • Purple-black berries in clusters, July to August will attract birds
  • Compound, pinnate, medium-green leaves are mottled with white
  • Mostly vertical with weak, hollow stems
  • Bloom Time: June

Interesting Notes:

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Zone:

4

Height:

125-150 cm

Spread:

125-150 cm

Colour:

Yellow
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Dappled Elder Growing and Maintenance Tips

Slower growing than other cultivars, this plant makes a splash of contrast in a shrub border. Its fruit is edible if cooked. Uncooked berries may induce illness.


Sambucus nigra 'Pulvurentula' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Birds
Attracts Birds
Fragrant
Fragrant
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils
Moist to Average
Moist to Wet Soils

Growth Rate

Slow

Attributes

Berries
Deciduous

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Clumping
Multi-stem/Clump form
Rounded

Foliage Color

White
Green
Variegated

Landscape uses

Specimen