Ninebark ‘Center Glow’
Physocarpus opulifolius ‘Center Glow’
Exposure: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Mature Size: 8′ high x 8′ wide
Shrub Form: Upright, rounded
Foliage Color: Burgundy, yellow/gold emerges green/yellow
Flowers: Creamy white
Flowering Time: Late Spring
Growth Rate: Moderate
Uses: Hedge, screening, mass planting, specimen
Description: An upright rounded shrub with clusters of creamy white flowers, pink buds, peeling bark, and bi-colored foliage. A dramatic hedge, screen or specimen shrub.
Ornamental Features: New foliage emerges green-yellow in the spring aging to burgundy, yellow/gold throughout the season. Clusters of cup-shaped creamy white flowers emerge from pink buds in late spring and give way to drooping clusters of reddish fruit. Bark peels in strips to reveal several layers of reddish to light brown inner bark.
Landscape Attributes: Hardy deciduous shrub with an upright rounded habit of growth. Low maintenance; can be pruned anytime. Deer resistant. A great choice for adding winter interest and attracting birds and butterflies to your yard.