Sambucus Nigra
elder flowersam nig seedsam nig foliage

Sambucus Nigra (Elder, Elderberries)

From £2.20 Excl. VAT

Large native shrub with large pinnate leaves. Very vigorous.

All trees will be Bare Rooted unless stated otherwise.

Size/Quantity 1-2425-99100-9991000+
Excl. VAT
Excl. VAT
Excl. VAT
Excl. VAT
Excl. VAT
Excl. VAT
Excl. VAT
Excl. VAT
Excl. VAT
Excl. VAT
Excl. VAT
Excl. VAT
Note: Prices are excluding shipping and shipping VAT.


Sub Total

Product Description

It is a large native shrub with large green pinnate leaves. It is very vigorous and produces snowy clusters of creamy-white flowers. It is the only tree which rabbits find distasteful.
Fruit: The flowers make elder tea, wine and add musky flavour to pies. In September it produces glossy black berries which can be used to make pies, wine and jellies.
Timber: The wood is hollow and was used to make pea shooters.
Soil Types / Habitat: It will thrive on any nitrogen soil. It will grow in most areas, due to its pollution resistance it is ideal for planting on slag or rubble heaps.

Additional Information

Size of Plant

20-40cm, 40-60cm, 60-90cm