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Sambuccus nigra 'Black lace' in flower
Photo By Oxon Dave Oxfordshire

Sambuccus  nigra 'Black lace' in flower

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A hardy ornamental variety of the common Elder
with striking almost black foliage which turns a rich red in autumn.
It's hardy, likes full sun grows to about 600mm (2') height & spread
Will grow almost anywhere :)

Propogate from cuttings June to August.
Prune back hard (almost to the ground) in early spring

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