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Euphorbia characias 'Black Pearl' (Large Plant)

Milkweed, Spurge

Hardy Perennial

A unique plant which gives all year round interest! Euphorbia are fully hardy, and will tolerate dry, sunny borders and periods of drought. Plants are evergreen and architectural, and possibly offer the longest flowering period of any garden plant. The unique black and green flowers of Euphorbia characias 'Black Pearl' are full of sweet nectar, and open in spring, and stay in place until the first frosts. Euphorbia will thrive in dry gardens, Mediterranean-style plantings and large patio pots. Height and Spread: 60cm (24").

 

Lifetime Guarantee on Hardy Plants Large Potted Plant Special Offer

Ideal For:
cottage gardens, alpine & rockery, wildlife gardens, exotic garden
Flowering Period:
April, May
Position:
full sun
    • 1 x 1 litre potted euphorbia plant

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    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
    • £7.99
    • 2 x 1 litre potted euphorbia plants

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    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
    • £12.99
Grow Spurge in full sun on light, well drained soil. On heavier soils, incorporate plenty of grit to improve drainage, prior to planting.
Deadhead faded Euphorbia flowers to promote new shoots from the base of the plant. Always wear gloves when pruning Euphorbia plants to protect skin from the milky sap.

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.
Orders which include any other products will incur a P&P charge of £4.95.
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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