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SUMMER WINE® Black Physocarpus

Quick Overview

  • Darkest Black Foliage,
  • Disease Resistant,
  • Native
Common Name:Ninebark
Plant Type:Shrub
Hardiness Zone: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 What is my zone?
Height:5 - 6 Feet
Spread:5 - 6 Feet
Exposure:Full Sun (+6 hrs.)
Blooms On:Last Year's Growth
Nature Attractions:Bee-Friendly, Butterflies
Flower Color:Pink Shades

Availability: In stock

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SUMMER WINE® Black Physocarpus - PWCC - 8" Jumbo Pot
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  • Buy 3 for $35.14 each and save 5%
  • Buy 6 for $33.29 each and save 10%
  • Buy 12 for $31.44 each and save 15%

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SUMMER WINE® Black Physocarpus - PWCC - QT Pot
(Ships in Spring by USDA Zone)
  • Buy 3 for $19.94 each and save 5%
  • Buy 6 for $18.89 each and save 10%
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(NInebark) The Blackest Ninebark on the market thus far is SUMMER WINE® Black. Standing 5-6 foot tall and wide, SUMMER WINE® Black creates an upright mounding habit shrub. The dark burgundy black foliage has heavily serrated edges creating a nice texture. In late spring/ early summer large white/pink clusters of flowers emerge on this flowering shrub. But the interest does not end there! As the flower heads mature they form rich red seed pods for additional weeks of interest. It has been noted that SUMMER WINE® Black has the highest level of mildew resistance of any of the Ninebarks available. Hardy in zones 3-7, The sturdy stems create an upright habit and are great for cut flower/foliage arrangements. SUMMER WINE® Black is a native shrub variety that is compact enough for container gardens as well as used in borders, hedges, specimen and foundation plantings. Ninebark are an easy to grow shrub that is resistant to deer. SUMMER WINE® Black, a PROVEN WINNERS® COLORCHOICE® Flowering Shrub.
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SUMMER WINE® Black Physocarpus opulifolius 'SMNPMS' PPAF

Common Name Ninebark
USDA Hardiness Zone 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Plant Type Shrub
Sun Exposure Full Sun (+6 hrs.)
Soil Moisture Needs Moderate
Nature Attractions Bee-Friendly, Butterflies
Flower Color Pink Shades
Max Height 5-6 Feet
Max Spread 5-6 Feet
Attributes Drought Tolerant
Design Use Massing, Specimen
Blooms On Last Year's Growth
Growth Habit Upright
Season of Interest (Flowering) Late Spring or Early Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage) Fall, Spring, Summer

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