These tall tree-like shrubs offer deep purple foliage when planted in full sun and are very hardy, making them ideal for beginners and professional gardeners alike. With pale yellow flowers in the Spring and a good crop of edible nuts in the Autumn. Great for attracting bees and other pollinators. Current Height 1-1.5 m tall and locally field grown to be lifted as bare-root trees between November and February (Weather dependent). Reservations can be made now for a deposit of 33% with remainder payable prior to collection or delivery.
This deciduous shrub is native to the Balkans and can be grown as a tall shrub or pruned into thick hedging. Best grown in full sun to partial shade and moist soil. Fully hardy and can possibly withstand temperatures as low as -20 degrees celsius.
Ultimate Height: 6 meters
Ultimate Spread: 3 meters