The Native Plant Nursery LLC
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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Physocarpus opulifolius

   Light: sun -part shade
   Moisture: mesic -wet mesic

   Height: 5 -8 ft.
   Flowering Time: late spring

Notes: rounded shrub, with white flower clusters; leaves palmate; older bark peeling off to reveal 9 layers; clusters of papery fruits turn pink to brown in fall.

   Range in Michigan: SE,SW,NL,UP

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Ninebark in fruit

a flower cluster in spring

bark on mature shrub