Sambucus nigra Laciniata (syn. S. nigra f. laciniata) Caprifoliaceae
Fern-leaved Elder or Elderberry sam-BEW-kus ni-GRA
- Broadleaf deciduous shrub, may reach 15 ft (4.5 m) high. Leaflets regularly and deeply incised (fern-like) without filamentous leaflets. Typical white flowers and black fruit.
- Sun and part shade.
- Hardy to USDA Zone 5 Discovered in Germany before 1650.