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Do Sanbucus plants spread?

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I would like to plant several different varieties of Sambucus but was wondering if they "pop up" everywhere as the common elder does in my garden!

On plant Sambucus nigra



Not as far as I am aware!

29 Aug, 2008



30 Aug, 2008


Hi,i have one of these in my garden as i love the leaf shape,i have no others popping up in my garden & mine is 5years old now.

31 Aug, 2008


Hi,we have a beauty in our garden,and we havn't any pop-up's

22 Sep, 2011

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