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Golden Elder

Sambucus racemosa 'Sutherland Gold'

Also known as

Red-berried elder, European red elder, Elder

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

6a

USDA zone

-23°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

4m

Max

4m

2.5m

Min

2.5m

20 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Golden Elder Overview

A member of the Honeysuckle family, this grows in the wild in Northern Europe.

How to propagate Golden Elder

Cuttings

Propagation is from seeds in the autumn or cuttings in the summer or winter.

Seed

Other uses of Golden Elder

Specimen, attractive flowers and fruits. Suitable for coastal conditions.