Height & spread
3m x 5m
Bird (berries and shelter) and bee plant
- A dense, spiny-stemmed evergreen suited to any well-drained soil.
- Deep yellow flowers are borne in abundance in late spring, followed by blue-black berries.
- Forms a good spiky nest-site for Long-tailed Tit.
- Winter Thrushes love berries.
- Bee and bumblebee plant, especially for nectar.