Sambucus racemosa Sunrise Surprise is a fantastic plant! Why? First of all, it has beautiful, deeply incised foliage with an almost fluorescent yellow-green color. In summer, it produces white flowers followed by bright red berries. This elderberry has a gorgeous, compact habit. It reaches a height of 40" and a width of 24". Sunrise Surprise hardly requires maintenance. It is suitable as solitary, in borders and for landscaping.