Sambucus nigra 'EIFFEL 1' Plant Patent #23,633
The fantastic burgundy colored foliage on this upright shrub creates a garden spire to behold. Softly cut edges provide an elegant texture. Bright pink flowers are followed by blackish red berries that provide seasonal forage for wildlife. Deciduous. Sold in 3 gallon container.
Watering Needs: Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Plant type: Shrub
Growth rate: Moderate
Average landscape size: Moderate growing; reaches 6 to 8 ft. tall, 3 to 4 ft. wide.
Special features: Bird Friendly, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Edible, Ornamental Berries
Foliage color: Burgundy
Blooms: Spring, followed by berries in the fall.
Flower color: Pink
Flower attributes: Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers