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EUPHORBIA 'Blackbird'

Commonly known as Spurge, Wolf's milk

Deep red stems, blue-green leaves and dome-shaped yellow flowers
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Available Early Spring 2021 - Should be available March/April onwards depending on growing conditions.
individually £11.50 each, 3+ £10.00 each

Delivery Information Available Early Spring 2021
  • Evergreen - foliage at its most colourful from Aug-Feb.
  • Yellow
  • Height - 45-55cm (18-22in)
  • Spread - 45-55cm (18-22in)
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - perennial - compact habit.
  • Hardy - average winter - Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
  • Full sun
  • Caution, toxic if eaten, may cause skin allergy or irritant - These plants are toxic if eaten and may also cause a skin allergy, rash, irritation to eyes and skin.
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - sport of 'Redwing'
  • Pests & Diseases - aphids, grey mould.
  • Place of origin - garden origin. Notcutt's Nursery, UK.
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Pruning group - Pruning group 4
    Suitable for: Deciduous trees and shrubs that flower on current year's growth or are grown for winter stem effect.
    Pruning: Hard prune to a low permanent framework.
    When: Annually in early Spring.

    RHS group 5, 6 & 7
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - humus-rich.
  • Wildlife - Rabbit Resistant -
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45-55cm (18-22in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  45-55cm (18-22in)
 

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