The Elderberry is a widely known and has a large number of uses, not only for its flowers which appear in profusion in summer, covering it in clusters of tiny white blooms, or it's berries which are often used for juice and wine making but also for other, medicinal and even mythical qualities. So if you are looking for a hedge that is practical, has culinary use and will even protect your house from lightening (according to folklore), then Sambucus nigra is it! Supplied as 50 - 80cm bareroots (20 - 31") Height: 8m (26'). Spread: 4m (13'). Planting Distance: 30cm (12"). (4 plants per metre for a single line hedge).
Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. For more details about edible flowers click here.
Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above. Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes etc are delivered at the appropriate time for planting and will be stated on the product page or in your order acknowledgement page and email.
Orders for packets of seed incur a P&P charge of £1.95.
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Where an order includes both packets of seeds and other products a maximum P&P charge of £6.90 will apply - regardless of the number of items ordered.
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