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ELDER
Sambucus nigra

Suitable for any normal soil and position and the following 
Ultimate Height12ft (3.7m)Exposed/WindyNo
  Damp ShadeYes
Av. Growth/Year*2-3ft (60-90cm)Dry ShadeYes
Wet SitesYes
NativeYesCoastal AreasYes
EvergreenNoChalky SoilYes
 

Av. Growth/Year* = Average growth per year in first 10-20 years, click here for more details.

ELDER (Sambucus nigra)
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Elderflowers in native hedgerow.

Fast growing native deciduous shrub with large clusters of creamy-white flowers in June followed in autumn by large bunches of shiny black elderberries. Can be grown as a shrub in a wild area or put in a mixed native hedge. Both flowers and berries are widely used to make delicious wines and cordials. Elder grows well by the sea. It is rarely eaten by cattle.
SHRUB 12ft x 15ft (3.7m x 4.6m).

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 Price per plant for 
1+5+50+250+
 Br 2-3ft
60-90cm
1.691.191.080.93

Br = Bare rooted cutting, layer etc.
 
We can only sell bare-rooted/transplanted plants when they are dormant. Depending on the weather this is normally between November and March. We only charge for goods paid by credit/debit cards when they are despatched.


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