Sambucus nigra Haschberg
Elderberry - Sambucus nigra Haschberg
Pot size 17 cm
Delivery height incl. pot 50 cm
Elderberry Haschberg is a self-fertile easy to grow variety renowned for its huge clusters of sweet, tasty fruits which ripen late in the summer...
Elderberry Haschberg is a self-fertile easy to grow variety renowned for its huge clusters of sweet, tasty fruits which ripen late in the summer and are packed full of antioxidants. The dark blue/purple berries are popular for making wines, juices, jellies and jams. The flowers can also be ground up for the same uses. Quite tolerant of many conditions and different soils type but will not tolerate drought. Suitable for small and large gardens.
|Botanical name||Sambucus nigra Haschberg|
|Delivered as||Pot plant|
|Height (incl. Pot)||50 cm|
|Potsize plant||17 cm|
|Harvest time||August - September|
|Plant Depth||17 cm|
|Preferred Soil||Peaty soil|
|Fully grown in||3 years|
|Full grown height||2 - 3 m|
|Mature width||125 cm - 150 cm|
How to take care of Elderberry - Sambucus nigra Haschberg
Soak the roots for approx. 2 hrs before planting and water well after planting and for the next few weeks. This is a hardy deciduous Schwarzer Holunder Haschberg shrub it’s leaves do not appear until late spring. Flowers appear in late summer and early autumn. Schwarzer Holunder Haschberg needs a sunny sheltered position to thrive in. In colder areas, plant Schwarzer Holunder Haschberg near a south-facing wall. Protect Schwarzer Holunder Haschberg from cold winds. Use a well-drained soil enriched with organic matter. Remove faded flower heads as they fade to prolong flowering. If Schwarzer Holunder Haschberg is planted in pots, plant in spring. There will be little growth in the first year. Schwarzer Holunder Haschberg do well in various soil types. Schwarzer Holunder Haschberg likes to be constantly moist, but not wet. Feed twice a month during the growing season and prune as necessary to control plant size. Container-grown Schwarzer Holunder Haschberg plants should be brought indoors in extreme winter conditions. Check Schwarzer Holunder Haschberg plants periodically for pests such as aphids, white flies, and mealy bugs. Use a horticultural oil or insecticidal soap to control these pests.
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