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SAMBUCUS racemosa 'Sutherland Gold'

Commonly known as Golden elder, Red-berried elder

The best golden form with fine cut foliage

£14.50 each
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ for £12.00 each

 

  • Deciduous - pinnate leaves to 22cm (9in) long each with 5 oval or ovate, toothed leaflets.
  • White
  • Height - 3m (10ft)
  • Spread - 3m (10ft)
  • Tall Shrub - bushy shrub with arching shoots. Produces small flowers in conical panicles 8cm (3in) long followed by spherical, glossy, red fruit.
  • Very hardy - Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Partial shade - less susceptible to sun scorch
  • Harmful if eaten - These will give you an upset tummy, so please don't eat any of these.
  • May cause skin allergy or irritant - Having skin or eye contact with these plants could result in an allergic reaction, burning or rash.
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - prune back to ground level in early spring for best colour. Wildlife plant - insects, birds.
  • Pests & Diseases - blackfly on young shoots and foliage. Verticillium wilt.
  • Place of origin - garden origin. Canada
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Coastal / windswept -
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Leaf Colour (if not green) - Gold -
  • 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 - Spring -
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - moderately fertile.
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
  • Butterfly friendly
  • Rabbit Resistant
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3m (10ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  3m (10ft)
 

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