Physocarpus opulifolius 'Mindia'

Coppertina™ Ninebark

Deciduous Shrub

Emerging foliage is especially showing with rich copper to red tones which provides a nice backdrop for spring clusters of ivory flowers. This drought tolerant shrub does well as an easy-care deciduous hedge or as part of a mixed border planting scheme.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Exposure: Full Sun, Part Sun, Part Shade, Afternoon Sun, Filtered Sun, Morning Sun, Open Shade

Water Needs: Drought-tolerant, Average, Low


Size: 36 - 96 tall x 36 - 96 wide
Shape / Form: Arching, Upright, Vase
Foliage Texture: Medium
Foliage Quality: Medium

Features: Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Drought-tolerant / Water wise, Attractive Foliage, Flowers

Foliage Color: Bronze / Copper, Brown / Chocolate, Burgundy / Maroon

Flower Color: White
Bloom Season: Spring, Summer
Flower Shape: Cluster

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Banks and Slopes, Beds and Borders, Erosion Control, Hedges and Screens, Mixed Border, Structure / Foundation
Special Situations: Dry Shade, Low Water / No Water, Winter Wet / Summer Dry
Wildlife: Bees, Beneficial Insects, Butterflies

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Spring, Summer, Fall, Pleasing Seasonal Changes, Year-round Interest, Late Spring / Early Summer, Late Summer / Early Fall, Three Seasons of Interest
Position / Role: mid-plane filler
Collections: eGardenGo Favorite, Plants That Earn Their Keep

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: medium

Plant Combos