Tried and True Native Plant Selections for the Mid-Atlantic
Found throughout much of the Mid-Atlantic,* this drought-tolerant, adaptable shrub grows in open woods, river and stream banks, and rock outcroppings. Ninebark provides seasonal interest with showy flowers, winter-persistent fruits, and papery bark, which molts in thin strips on older branches to expose reddish to light brown underlayers.
Print Version: Physocarpus opulifolius, Ninebark
Learn more about other Mid-Atlantic plants: Tried and True Plant Fact Sheets