Center Glow Ninebark
Center Glow Ninebark is a fast growing shrub. It has deep burgundy leaves that turn red in the fall. The new emerging leaves are a rosy red with a golden yellow center. The blossoms emerge in mid summer and are white blossoms. They pop out against the darker foliage. Plant this shrub in full sun for the best foliage color.
In late summer, Center Glow Ninebark blossoms produce red seed capsules that are very attractive. Center Glow Ninebark grows to a height of 6' to 8' tall and just as wide. Use it as a specimen, accent, hedging, shrub border, screening, or a grouping. The flowers and foliage are great for cutting and putting in flower arrangements.
Center Glow Ninebark is attractive to bees, hummingbirds, butterflies and birds. It is drought tolerant once it is established and it is a Firewise plant. Center Glow Ninebark will also withstand wet soil. It is a great choice for planting in wetter areas. All parts of this plant are poisonous if eaten.