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Sambucus nigra 'Aureomarginata'
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common name: Elder
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: yellow & green
flower colour: white
fruit colour: black
main season: Summer
full sun, part shade
moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 8
Leaflets are dark green with irregular bright yellow margins. Slower growing and smaller than the species. White flowers followed by clusters of black berries.
Moist well drained soil in sun or part shade. Tolerant of a wide range of conditions and easy to grow.
Prune back hard in early spring.