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Blackthorn Prunus spinosa Hedging
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Blackthorn Prunus spinosa Hedging

  • A great choice for wildlife friendly hedges, especially when mixed with Hawthorn, it provides a dense thicket of thorns, stems and leaves.
  • A great choice for aiding fruit tree pollination as it is laden with pollen, attracting bees.
  • It produces beautiful white spring blooms and in autumn, it produces blue berries, ripening to thick black, called 'sloes' which can be harvested to make your own sloe gin!
  • Growing at 25-30cm per year, plant 3 or 4 per liner metre for best and quickest results - mix with hawthorn for longer flowering and berry season interest.
  • Supplied as approx. 1-1.2m tall bare root dormant plants, to plant October to April - keep well watered after planting in dry spells.
  • A great choice for wildlife friendly hedges, especially when mixed with Hawthorn, it provides a dense thicket of thorns, stems and leaves.
  • A great choice for aiding fruit tree pollination as it is laden with pollen, attracting bees.
  • It produces beautiful white spring blooms and in autumn, it produces blue berries, ripening to thick black, called 'sloes' which can be harvested to make your own sloe gin!
  • Growing at 25-30cm per year, plant 3 or 4 per liner metre for best and quickest results - mix with hawthorn for longer flowering and berry season interest.
  • Supplied as approx. 1-1.2m tall bare root dormant plants, to plant October to April - keep well watered after planting in dry spells.

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Item: 500042
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Bare root 100/120cm - Item: 500042
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A great choice for wildlife friendly hedges, especially when mixed with Hawthorn, it provides a dense thicket of thorns, stems and leaves. Producing stunning white blossom in April, on bare stems before the leaves appear, it is a major bee attractant as it is loaded with pollen - so important for fruit tree pollination. In Autumn, it produces blue berries, ripening to thick black, called 'sloes'. Harvest these after first frosts for the best sloe gin! or leave on the hedge for bird feed for the Winter months.

Growing at 25-30cm per year, plant 3 or 4 per linear metre for best and quickest results. Mix with hawthorn for longer flowering and berry season interest.

If you need larger quantities, please contact us

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Item 500042 supplied as:
Supplied as 1-1.2m tall bare root dormant plants, to plant October to April. Keep well watered after planting in dry spells. PP&I fixed at 6.99 for any quantity ordered.

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Fully Grown Plant Dimensions (approx)

Plant Dimensions
200 cm
60 cm
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