This small and compact variety of Ninebark is absolutely ideal for planting in garden borders or in pots on a patio. Its lush, deep burgundy foliage initially emerges as an orange red colour and slowly deepens its hue as it matures, giving it a constantly changing foliage, adding a great deal of interest wherever it is planted!. Clusters of white flowers appear in summer to give a contrast to the dark leaves and later fruit will develop too. Physocarpus opulifolius 'Little Angel' is an excellent choice as it is easy to keep,giving you a great deal of reward for very little effort! Height: 100cm (39"). Spread: 100cm (39").
Water regularly throughout the growing season until young Physocarpus plants are fully established. In spring, apply a mulch of well rotted manure or compost to the base of the plant. After flowering, cut back the flowered shoots to a healthy pair of buds, unless seedheads are required for late season interest.
Physocarpus opulifolius tolerates fairly hard pruning and may be cut back by half every few years to maintain a smaller size. On mature plants cut back about one quarter to one fifth of the oldest shoots to their base, to promote strong new growth.
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