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Sambucus nigra (common names: Common elder, Black Elder)

Sambucus nigra is a member of the genus Sambucus and is commonly known as Common elder, Black Elder; on this page you will find:

  1. Where to buy Sambucus nigra plants & price comparison.
  2. Care tips & advice on members' questions.
  3. Photos of Sambucus nigra plants in real gardens.

Where to buy

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We have 91 photos of Sambucus nigra in real gardens

These photos are from real gardens by real gardeners! Just click on one to start exploring.

You can also discover who's growing Sambucus nigra.

  • Sambucus Nigra 'Black Lace' (Sambucus nigra (Black Elder))
    By simbad
  • Round of applause! (Sambucus nigra 'Black Lace')
    By scottish
  • Sambucus Nigra 'Black Lace' (Sambucus Nigra)
    By karensus..
  • Sambucus Black Lace. (Sambucus nigra (Common elder) Black Lace)
    By Dottydai..


Questions on Sambucus nigra

This advice is from our members, if you can't find your question, please try the Sambucus genus page or ask our friendly community.

Where to plant Sambuca Nigra?

11 replies


16 Feb, 2008

Do Sanbucus plants spread?

4 replies


29 Aug, 2008

can I move a sambucus nigra now

2 replies


17 Jul, 2009

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