Sambucus Nigra Porphyrophylla Black Lace ® Eva 12L Container

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Sambucus Nigra Porphyrophylla Black Lace ® Eva 12L Container

Price £ 45.00
  • Quantity
  • This product can only be collected, not sent
Stock
2 units in stock
  •  Free Collect in Store Service 
  •  Free Local Delivery within 5 miles from garden centre
Elder
Sambucus nigra f. porphyrophylla ?Eva?

Description: A hardy, deciduous shrub with finely-cut, dark burgundy, almost black leaves that turn to vibrant red in autumn. Pretty clusters of tiny pink, scented flowers form at the start of summer, followed by very deep red elderberries.

History: Raised at Horticultural Research International, East Malling, Kent. Received the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit.

Sambucus Growing Tips: Grow in moderately fertile, humus-rich, moist but well-drained soils, also thrives on extremely chalky sites. Tolerates shade, but colours best in sun. Fruit and flowers may be used for flavouring, wine and cooking.

Height and Spread (after 10 years): 3m x 2m

General attributes
Text Purple Foliage
Text Bushy
Ornamental attributes
Small tree size after 10 years
Flowering month - May
Scented flowers
Fruit for wildlife
Chalk tolerant
Wet tolerant
Hard prune
  • EAN code
    13752