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  • Elderberry European Plant


    (Sambucus nigra) - Certified Organic Plant - Grown at Greenpatch Organic Seeds

    Elderberry is a hardy shrub to 4 metres, white flowers burgundy berries. Use flowers for tea or ripe berries in cooking and wine.

    Sambucas nigra is the only variety that is said to be ok to eat un-cooked but it is still recommended to cook these barries before eating. Leaves used for insect repellent, added to compost. Flowers make a cleansing tea. Many uses. White flowers are highly ornamental attracting native bees to the garden.

    Available all year.