“The many great gardens of the world… all make the point as clear as possible: The soul cannot thrive in the absence of a garden.” –Thomas Moore (1478-1535)
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Cimicifuga simplex 'Hillside Black Beauty'

Black Bugbane

Garden(s):

Border

Type:

Perennial

Height:

1.5-1.8 m (5-6 ft)

Spread:

60-75 cm (24-30 in)

Light:

Full sun, Part sun, Part shade

Water:

Moderate, Heavy

Zone:

3

Bloom Time:

August, September, October

Bloom Colour:

Pink

Foliage Colour:

Purple, Black

Soil:

Sandy, Clay, Well-Drained

Notes:

Requires three years to mature and must be watered well until it is established.