Summer Wine Ninebark

Summer Wine Ninebark ® is a deciduous, late summer bloomer.  This shrub has dark purple foliage contrasted with white to pink flowers.  The leaves of this shrub are serrated on the edges.  You can cut the flowers of this shrub for use in home decor.  Summer Wine Ninebark ® grows best in full sun exposure.  This shrub is fairly drought resistant once it is fully established.  The mature plant can reach up to six feet tall and wide.  This shrub works best as a stand alone plant.

Summer Wine Ninebark

Summer Wine Ninebark ®

Physocarpus Opulifolious ‘Seaward’ P.P. #14, 821, C.B.R. #2,641

Plant Details

Flower Color- White to Pink

Foliage Color- Dark Purple

Zone- 3-5

Height- 5′-6′

Spread- 5′-6′

Light- Sun

Details- Dark purple foliage complements the light pink summer flowers.  This shrub naturally grows in a globe form.  Summer Wine Ninebark ® works well as a stand alone plant.

Pruning-  Pruning should be done immediately after the shrub is done flowering.  Since the shrub naturally grows in a globe form, consider pruning the plant in a ball.

Other Ninebark plant options.

  • Center Glow Ninebark
  • Coppertina ™ Ninebark
  • Dart’s Gold Ninebark
  • Diabolo® Ninebark