Physocarpus opulifolius 'Aurea'
(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.
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.
- How Much Sun
- Full Sun, Light Shade
- Eventual Size
- Shrub - Medium (1.5m - 3m)
- Growing Conditions
- Soil: Dry/Sandy, Soil: Acid, Soil: Not Fussy
- Special Features
- Suitable for Containers, Foliage - Gold/Yellow, Screening/Hedge