Physocarpus opulifolius 'Hoogi018' Plant Patent #28,059Item #42579 USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 - 8
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New foliage emerges vibrant orange and matures to a beautiful, warm, burgundy-red, enhanced by the red stems on this well-branched, compact deciduous shrub. White button-like flowers accent the red tones in summer. Adds wonderful color to shrub borders. A great container specimen to add a flare of color to terraces and balconies.
- OverviewLight Needs:Partial shade to full sunWatering Needs:Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.Average Landscape Size:Moderate growing; reaches 4 to 5 ft. tall and wide.
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:fy-so-KAR-pus op-yoo-lih-FOH-lee-usPlant type:ShrubDeciduous/evergreen:DeciduousGrowth habit:CompactGrowth rate:ModerateAverage landscape size:Moderate growing; reaches 4 to 5 ft. tall and wide.Foliage color:BurgundyBlooms:Late Spring through SummerFlower color:WhiteFlower attributesShowy FlowersPatent Act:Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.Companion PlantsFalse Cypress (Chamaecyparis); Spirea (Spiraea); Boxwood (Buxus); Weigela (Weigela); Fountain Grass (Pennisetum)
- CareCare InformationAdaptable to most soils; thrives in average, slightly acidic, well-drained soils. Best color in full sun; avoid extreme heat and humidity. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency, once established. Blooms on old wood; prune after flowering to maintain shape.Light Needs:Partial shade to full sunWatering Needs:Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.