Physocarpus opulifolius 'Nugget'
Full sun, Partial shade
Once established, needs only occasional watering.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||fy-so-KAR-pus op-yoo-lih-FOH-lee-us|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate grower 5 ft. tall and wide.|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Erosion Control, Poolside, Woodland Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial shade|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, North American Native Selection, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Bird Friendly, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Once established, needs only occasional watering.|
Tolerates most soil types. Best color in full sun. Avoid extreme heat and humidity. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Prune by one third in late winter. Apply a controlled release fertilizer in spring. Clip spent flowers after bloom.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4 - 9