Physocarpus opulifolius 'Aurea'
  • Physocarpus opulifolius 'Aurea'
  • Physocarpus opulifolius 'Aurea'

Physocarpus opulifolius 'Aurea'

£12.95

(Ninebark) Physocarpus opulifolius 'Aurea' is a hardy, medium sized shrub with eye-catching lime green (in shade) or golden yellow (in sun) leaves in spring and summer.

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A colourful hardy shrub, Physocarpus opulifolius 'Aurea' has eye-catching lime green (in shade) or golden yellow (in sun) leaves in spring and summer. These leaves are not prone to burning in sunlight and established plants have masses of white flowers in mid-summer.

A magnificent foliage plant, this looks particularly good when planted as part of a mixed border.


  • Position: Full sun or light, dappled shade.
  • Soil: Well drained, fertile soil.
  • Hardiness: Hardy.
  • Flowering Period: June - July.
  • Flower Colour: White
  • Rate of Growth: Vigorous.
  • Habit: Medium sized, densely branching, rounded shrub.
    • Height: up to 3 m (10 ft)
    • Spread: 5 m (16 ft)

Data sheet

How Much Sun
Partial or Dappled Shade, Full Sun
Mature Size
Shrub - Medium (5 - 10 ft tall)
Growing Conditions
Soil Type: Dry / Sandy, Soil Type: Most Soils (not to fussy), Soil Type: Acid
Special Features
Leaf Colour - Gold/Yellow, To grow in a pot, Screening/Hedge

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