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Sambucus nigra 'Black Lace' (black elder)

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£11.99 Pot size: 3 litre

Sambucus nigra 'Black Lace'

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Product Description

A striking plant for the back of the border. It has very finely cut, almost black foliage, which is the perfect foil to the scented, pink-flushed blooms in June followed by blackish-red berries in autumn.

Additional Information

Plant type Shrubs, Plants on a budget
Flower colour Pink
Flowering season Summer
Special features Architectural, Attractive to wildlife, Berries, Low maintenance, Scented flowers
Special conditions Wet shade
Size Large
Eventual height 600cm
Eventual spread 600cm
Pot size 3 litre
Hardiness Hardy
Suggested uses Beds and borders, Woodland area, Cottage style garden, Contemporary style garden
Foliage Deciduous
Vigour Medium growing
Award of Garden Merit No
Care instructions Grow in moist but well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. To achieve the best foliage effect cut back older specimens to ground level each year in early spring.