Sambucus nigra Black Tower

Elder Black Tower

Akin to its relative Black Lace, this is a fast-growing deciduous large shrub or small tree. Sambucus nigra Black Tower has tough, dark purple-black leaves. It flowers in May and June, having strongly scented flat heads of tiny creamy-white flowers with pink flushes throughout. In Autumn, the foliage turns a rich-red colour. A popular flower which is also highly attractive to bees.

Site: Tolerates some exposure
Soil: Well drained soils
Position: Full sun, partial shade
Season of Interest: Summer flowers, attractive foliage
Hardiness: Fully hardy
Height: 12-20ft (4-6m) Spread: 3-5ft (1-1.5m)

Type | Size: Pot | 9cm
Price
€6
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