Ninebark (Physocarpus opulifolius 'Snowfall') in the Ninebarks Database

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Plant Height: 5 to 7 feet
Plant Spread: 6 to 10 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Broadleaf
Flowers: Showy
Blooms on old wood
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Pollinators: Various insects
Miscellaneous: Monoecious

Comments:
Posted by ILPARW (southeast Pennsylvania - Zone 6b) on Mar 8, 2019 11:30 AM

This cultivar was selected from wild plants on the north shore of Lake Superior. It grows a little more compact and neater than the species with slightly showier flower clusters.

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