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Physocarpus opulifolius 'Nugget'

More About Physocarpus opulifolius 'Nugget'

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

Zone:

3

Height:

175-200 cm

Spread:

175-200 cm

Colour:

White
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Nugget 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 thinning at the base to reduce mildew and full renewal by pruning down to ground in late winter. 


Physocarpus opulifolius 'Nugget' Characteristics

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

Soil Moisture

Average to Dry Soils
Well-drained
Moist to Average

Attributes

Deciduous
Fruit

Flowering Time

Lt. Spr-Sum

Habit

Compact

Foliage Color

Yellow

Landscape uses

Foundation planting
Hedge
Specimen

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