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Physocarpus opulifolius 'Seward'

Summer Wine Physocarpus

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Scientific Name Physocarpus opulifolius 'Seward'
Principal Common Name Summer Wine Physocarpus
Common Name(s)
Description Rich, dark purple foliage all season and soft pink flowers in late summer. Adaptable. Easy to grow. Native. Great as a landscape shrub and as a cut flower. Good in groupings and masses, perennial and shrub borders, use in containers (plant in ground in fall). This is a tough, adaptable plant that is ideal for difficult sites. Description by Spring Meadow Nursery.
General Comments
Height Range 5 - 6 FT
Spread Range 6 - 7 FT
Flower Showy Y
Sunset Zones
USDA Zones 3a : 3b : 4a : 4b : 5a : 5b : 6a : 6b : 7a : 7b : 8a : 8b
Leaf Color Purple-Black
Leaf Texture
Form Shrub
Flower Color Pink
Flower Time June : July : Aug : Summer
Ease of Growing Easy
Light Preferences Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun)
Soil Preferences Well-drained
Watering Preferences Medium
Outstanding Features Container Plant : Flower : Foliage : Form : Poor Soil tolerant

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