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8 in stock
Common Name: Black Elder
Plant Family: Caprifoliaceae
Position/ Situation: Sunny BorderSun or Shade: Sun to Part ShadeFlower Colour: PinkScented flowers or leaves: Scented FlowersLeaf Colour: BlackHeight: tall (over 12 feet)Evergreen: NoSoil Type: Normal, well-drained but moisture retentiveSoil PH: No preferenceHardiness/minimum temperature: HardyRabbit & Deer Resistance: Rabbit Resistant PlantsResistance to Honey Fungus: Susceptible to Honey Fungus
Large, upright shrub with finely cut black leaves & panicles of scented pale pink flowers in early summer followed by black berries in autumn. Moist, well drained soil in sun/part shade. Can be hard pruned to restrict size in spring. Syn. S. nigra 'Black Lace.'
Plant Collection for Ground Cover/Underplanting in Shade£21.00 - £73.50
Our selection of 6 hardy perennials for ground cover in shade.
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