Printer Friendly Version Print Plant Details

Physocarpus opulifolius 'Luteus'

Physocarpus opulifolius 'Luteus' - Golden Ninebark

Physocarpus opulifolius 'Luteus' - Golden Ninebark

More About Physocarpus opulifolius 'Luteus'

  • Flat-topped clusters of white flowers
  • Flowers give way to reddish fruit in the fall
  • Yellow, textured leaves fade to green as the summer progresses
  • Bark peels in sheets, especially on older stems
  • Upright, arching habit
  • Bloom Time: Late spring to early summer

Zone:

2

Height:

200-250 cm

Spread:

200-250 cm

Colour:

White
×

Golden Ninebark Growing and Maintenance Tips

Ninebark grows best in a well-drained, fertile soil, however, they are very hardy and adaptable and will tolerate a wide range of soil types and conditions. Prune by removing dead twigs after flowering.


Physocarpus opulifolius 'Luteus' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Fast
Fast
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Attributes

Fruit
Deciduous
Seed

Flowering Time

Lt. Spr-Sum

Habit

Vase-shape
Upright

Foliage Color

Yellow

Landscape uses

Foundation planting
Hedge
Screening (privacy)
Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Physocarpus opulifolius 'Luteus'