Pot Grown Common Buckthorn Hedging - Rhamnus cathartica
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Economy or Premium SelectionEconomy - rooted into its pot but a further season before moving up a pot size.
Premium - more growth in its pot. More mature than Economy
You only want to plant a hedge once so buy the best and invest in quality English grown plants”
Rhamnus cathartica is a large native shrub or small tree with spiny branches, most attractive in autumn when laden with masses of shining black fruits. The yellowish-green flowers borne in May attract Brimstone butterflies.
Our container grown Common Buckthorn hedge plants are English grown from genuine English origin stock in our own special 100% peat free compost. This produces plants with their own established root system for a higher degree of transplanting success. Although more expensive than bare root, our container grown Common Buckthorn hedge plants are often older and larger giving you a more established looking hedge sooner. They also have the advantage of being able to be planted all year round. Some suppliers use the word “native” to describe their Common Buckthorn plants but this does not necessarily mean that they are English grown or of English origin. Many are imported from continental Europe. As growers with over 40 years of growing experience we are happy to pass on our knowledge and advice. Don’t compromise on quality. When you want the best choose quality English grown, English origin Common Buckthorn from Botanica.
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For a more economical planting method see our bare root Common Buckthorn page