General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8a
Plant Height: 30 inches
Plant Spread: 36 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Other: Deep burgundy foliage
Fruit: Showy
Other: Small red capsules
Fruiting Time: Late summer or early fall
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Late spring or early summer
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Resistances: Powdery Mildew
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Drought tolerant
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: USPP 22,361
Goes Dormant

Trade name information:
Series: Gumdrop™
Trade Name: Burgundy Candy
Cultivar name: 'Podaras 1'
Common names
  • Eastern Ninebark
  • Atlantic Ninebark
  • Ninebark
Also sold as:
  • Gumdrop™ Burgundy Cotton
  • HGTV™ Glow™ Maroon Sunset™

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Location: Cowell's garden centre, Newcastle UK
Date: 2020-10-10
Location: Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
Date: 2019-08-17

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