Lemon Candy Ninebark Shrub has bright yellow green foliage
Lemon Candy Ninebark Shrub has bright yellow green foliage

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Lemon Candy Ninebark

Physocarpus opulifolius 'Podaras 3' Plant Patent #22362

Lemon Candy Ninebark produces chartreuse foliage that contrasts the deep red stems on this stunning compact shrub.


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Lemon Candy Ninebark's vibrant foliage is sweetly accented with a dusting of white flower clusters. Compact and easy to grow, requiring little pruning or care. Useful accent for a border or low hedge or in mass in a low maintenance landscape.

Hardiness Zone: 3-8
Mature Height: 2 to 3 feet
Mature Width: 2 to 3 feet
Classification: Broad Leaved deciduous shrub, Late Spring to Summer flowering
Sunlight: Full Sun to part sun
Habit: Upright, spreading, densely branched
Flower Color: White flowers in summer turning to reddish fruit
Foliage: Chartreuse colored turning to rich red
Pruning Season: Prune after flowering or in very early spring
Soil Condition: Any well drained soil
Water Requirements: Water well until established
Uses: Extremely attractive when used as a focal point in the mixed border, mass planting, or a specimen planting. Provides nectar sources for pollinators. Great winter interest due to the peeling bark
Growzone: 3-8 Lemon Candy Ninebark Hardiness Zone 3-8

How to Care for Lemon Candy Ninebark

Be sure to read our planting instructions to ensure a healthy and happy plant for years to come!

Additional Information

History and introduction:

The common name of Ninebark comes from the appearance of the bark which is peels away in layers. The inner bark was brewed into a pain reliever and remedy for many other maladies by Native American tribes within this plant's range. Roots were sometimes steam cooked and eaten and plants were used as charms to cause bad luck.

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