Red Elder is an attractive, medium-sized deciduous shrub.
It produces clusters of white flowers in the spring and bright red berry-like drupes, which provide beautiful contrast against its coarse, textured green foliage.
Red Elder can be pruned as a small single or multi-stemmed tree.
RED ELDER QUICK FACTS
Zone: 2a Height: 4 m (13 ft) Spread: 3 m (10 ft) Moisture: normal Light: partial shade, full sun Fall colour: yellow Berries: bright red berry like drupes Flowers: white panicle flowers Growth rate: medium Life span: medium Maintenance: low Suckering: none Pollution tolerance: medium