Phytolacca ‘Laka Boom’

This shrub is commonly known as poke weed. It produces masses of magenta pink flower spikes in summer followed by deep red berries. Phytolacca ‘Laka Boom’ is hardy to -5°C but remains perennial in warmer climates. This Phytolacca prefers moist soil in a sunny position.

Grows from seed well so definitely worth a try of you can get your hands on some seed.

Growing difficulty:

Easy

Position:

Sun

Hardiness:

To -5°C

Evergreen:

No

Phytolacca ‘Laka Boom’ growing in Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens