Rhamnus frangula ‘Columnar Buckthorn’

 

Mature Height: 5-7 feet
Mature Width: 2-3 feet
USDA Hardiness Zone Range: 2 to 7
Water Requirements:  Average
Shade Requirements:  Full Sun, Partial Shade

The Columnar Buckthorn is a wonderful and adaptable plant. It has stunning texture and a narrow form making it an ideal choice for a landscape plant. It can be used in narrow hedgerows for privacy, as an accent plant, or even in a patio container. It makes a great vertical accent for the perennial garden, and the narrow habit is perfect for framing entrances. It is an extremely useful, architectural plant for the home or commercial landscape.