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Actaea Simplex Hillside Black Beauty

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  • GPP Award
  • Royalty Fee

Formerly Cimicifuga. The darkest of the purple-leaved snakeroots. The nearly black leaves hold their color all summer and are topped by 10-14” long racemes of pink-tinted white flowers late season. Needs abundant moisture to perform best. AGM winner. 5′ x 3′

  • Common Name Bugbane, Snakeroot
  • Variety Hillside Black Beauty
  • Zone Zone 4
  • Mature Size 5-7' x 3-4'
  • Bloom Time Late Summer to Early Fall
  • Plant Type Perennials