Common buckthorn - Rhamnus cathartica Young plug plant - Height of plant: 20/30 cm.(8/12")
Common buckthorn - Rhamnus cathartica Young plug plant - Height of plant: 20/30 cm.(8/12").
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FERTILISER – Fertiliser tablet to place at the bottom of the hole before planting. Slow release over 7 to 8 months. Only 1 tablet in each hole.
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Common Buckthorn or Purging Buckthorn - Rhamnus cathartica (latin)
Area of origin: Europe, western and Northern Asia. Adult Dimensions: Height up to 5m (16,4'), width up to 6m
(19,7'). Foliage: Deciduous. Soil Type: All except very wet. Hardiness: Hardy to -40°C. Exposure: Full sun.
Characteristics and Uses: This little tree is very bushy. The red-black fruits measure 6-8mm and are very purgatives. An interesting plant to use within a country hedge.