Physocarpus opulifolius Dart’s Gold


A superb bright medium sized deciduous shrub with lovely golden yellow foliage. Small white flowers are produced in June. Thrives in partial shade to avoid scorch and most soils.It works well in a mixed border, and will contrast beautifully with darker foliage.

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Physocarpus opulifolius ‘Dart’s Gold’ (Ninebark) is a tall shrub from North America. An extremely adaptable deciduous shrub with golden foliage, which turns to a beautiful shade of lime green in summer; they produce white flowers with a pinkish hue mid summer. Does well in a mixed shrubbery and in combination with the deep chocolate brown coloured Physocarpus Diablo. They thrive in sun as well as part shade and most types of soil, rarely in need of pruning.

Position: Best in part shade

Soil: Most types

Rate of growth: Moderate to fast growing

Flowering period: July to September

Hardiness: Hardy

Pot size: 3L

Eventual height & spread: 2.5m x 2m