STRONG GROWING, IDEAL SCREEN, GOOD IN SHADE
Price range: £3.99 – £69.99 inc VAT
- Fragrant white flowers appear in mid Spring
- With cherry like fruit ripening to black
- Adds year round interest to garden
- Wildlife interest
- Excellent hedging and screening – often used to screen neighbours.
Strong growing to provide a generous display of cup shaped fragrant white flowers in mid to late Spring. Birds eat the ripe fruit and nectar blossom, from spring flowers are a useful food source for early insects.
Hedging: plant in a single row
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Hardiness: Fully Hardy
Soil Type: Well-drained soils avoid waterlogged sites. If very chalky soil leaves may yellow.
Position: Prefers partial shade but suitable for full sun
Growth Rate: Grows 2ft a year (60cm) in ideal conditions. Eventual unclipped height – width 8 metres x 10 metres.
Planting time: Late summer to late winter.