There are certain characteristics of Elderberry that make it distinct from the other fruits. Few examples are its shape, texture, taste, color, season, varieties and origin. Talking about varieties, Elderberry is not available in just one form. Development in the field of horticulture has made it possible to consume this fruit in various forms without changing its characteristics. Some of the varieties include Adams, Black Beauty, Black Lace, Johns, Nova, Variegated and York. Elderberry varieties are not available in seedless form. The shape of this fruit is Round and its texture
is Juicy. Taste forms one of the important characteristics of fruits. Talking about Elderberry, its taste is juicy and sweet.
Elderberry color makes it even more attractive and hard to resist. Vitamin A and vitamin C are found in abundance in green color fruits. Folate, potassium, and vitamin C are often found in yellow color fruits. White, red, blue and purple color fruits generally contain potassium, vitamin A and vitamin C. Thus, color of this fruit helps in identifying its nutrient content. Elderberries are available in shades of black and red.