Berrybank Nursery, 5 Boggs Holdings, Pencaitland, East Lothian, EH34 5BA

Actaea simplex 'Brunette'

Synonym(s): Cimicifuga 'Brunette', Actaea simplex (Atropurpurea Group) 'Brunette' Common Name: 'Baneberry'

AGM. Formerly known as Cimicifuga 'Brunette'. This is a comparatively tall variety with very dark purple foliage and scented, white bottlebrush flowers which are tinted purple in bud. Sep-Oct. H120cm S60cm.


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Care Instructions

Grow in cool, reliably moist, moderately fertile soil, enriched with organic matter in sun or part shade. In a large border you could try growing it with Ligularia 'The Rocket', Hosta ‘Big Daddy’ and Hemerocallis ‘Golden Chimes’.

Plant No: 554

About Us

Macplants are a long-established, family-run business. We are central/southern Scotland's largest growers of herbaceous perennials, alpines, ferns and ornamental grasses and have our plant centre open to the public in East Lothian, close to Edinburgh. We also supply a diverse range of trade clients both in the landscape and garden centre sectors.

Our Contacts

Berrybank Nursery,
5 Boggs Holdings,
East Lothian
EH34 5BA

01875 341179