Sutherland Gold Sabucus

makkaty(5 ID)September 2, 2005

Planning on planting a Gold Sambucus in the center of a long narrow shady bed. Looking for some good plants to go on either side...was thinking red herbaceous peonies. Any ideas?

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iris_gal(z9 CA)

That looks like a gorgeous plant. I'm going to check it out for my area.

Does your bed have enuf sun for peonies?

Hosta is an possiblity.

    Bookmark   September 9, 2005 at 2:20AM
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If there was more sun, Rosa 'Knockout' rose would look great with the Sambucus.

    Bookmark   September 10, 2005 at 3:25PM
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putzer(z4 WI)

I have seen it planted with smokebush, which was gorgeous! Not sure if you have enough sun for it, though.

    Bookmark   October 1, 2005 at 1:04AM
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