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Sambucus racemosa 'Sutherland Gold'

Photo Courtesy of Adamson's

More About Sambucus racemosa 'Sutherland Gold'

  • Clusters of creamy-white flowers
  • Red berries are held in abundance in the fall
  • Finely textured, golden foliage ages to a rich green
  • Upright rounded habit
  • Bloom Time: Early Summer

Zone:

3

Height:

1-2 m

Spread:

1-2 m

Colour:

White
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Sutherland Gold Elder Growing and Maintenance Tips

Sutherland Gold elder will tolerate a range of soils and conditions. A cutleaf plant accenting a northern garden where Japanese maples will not survive. May need protection from bright afternoon sun to maintain its colour. 


Sambucus racemosa 'Sutherland Gold' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Berries
Deciduous

Flowering Time

Lt. Spr-Sum

Habit

Upright
Rounded

Foliage Color

Golden

Landscape uses

Specimen