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Sambucus canadensis Aurea

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Wantirna
B13
Size: 20cm
Available: 7
$/Unit (EX GST): $20.59 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $22.65 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Sambucus canadensis Aurea Golden Elder, Golden Elderberry,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Deciduous

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Citrus & Fruit, Hedging / Screening, Shrubs Shrub Like, Upright

Description:
Medium deciduous shrub with green foliage and fragrant white flowers in Summer followed by edible black berries commonly known as elderberries, these can used to make drinks and jam. Grows approx. 1.5-3m tall x 2m wide.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
2-4m 1-2m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Courtyard, Edible Garden, Erosion Control, Feature, Foliage Feature / Colour, Fragrant Garden, Hedging / Screening, Mass Planting, Rain Gardens, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Prefers full sun to part shade position in a moist well-drained soil. For best results prune the plant back to the ground annually at the beginning of Spring.

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Adoxaceae NorthAmerica

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: White
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Summer
Fruit: Yes

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Fast
Maintenance Level: High
Water Usage: High, Medium / Moderate
Drought: Low
Frost: Moderate
Wind: Low
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