Ninebark - Physocarpus opulifolius | Pots ready spring & fall

Common name: Ninebark

Scientific name: Physocarpus opulifolius

Example mature size: 3 m tall, 2.4 m wide; 10 ft tall, 8 ft wide

Sunlight: Full-sun, Partial-sun

Water: Dry, Average

Soil: Clay, Loam

Blooms: White in May

Ontario plant status: Native Shrub, Common

Natural habitats: Open-upland

Wildlife benefits: Butterflies/skippers 🦋, Bees/wasps 🐝

Points of interest: - Plant in areas where it can spread - Used for erosion on slopes - Once established, is very drought tolerant - Will adapt to soils from dry to wet and will tolerate short periods of standing water