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Sambucus nigra f. porphyrophylla Black Tower = 'Eiffel 1' - 2Ltr is unavailable at this time.
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(Black Tower elder)
Family Adoxaceae
Europe, N. Africa, S.W. Asia


A dramatic deciduous shrub forming a column of heavily dissected leaves that emerge green in spring but turn dark burgundy/black in sun. In summer it is enhanced by flattened panicles of fragrant pink flowers followed by purple/black fruits that are a valuable source of food for birds.
Grow in moist but well-drained soil in sun.

Eventual mature plant size :
Height 2.5m
Spread 1.25m
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