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i have a sambus,nigra is planted in a sunny/shady has been there for two years,the problem is the leaves have been eaten a make it more shrub like when do i have to prune it



You can prune it when it loses all its leaves.

18 Nov, 2012


Have the leaves been eaten or is this just the 'lace' part of the name?

19 Nov, 2012


Sambucus can be pruned in two ways, depending on whether you want the flowers or not. Prune in winter if you don't and after flowering if you do.
A lovely shrub.

19 Nov, 2012

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