Pacific Ninebark

Physocarpus capitatus

Pacific Ninebark
Pacific Ninebark

This shrub grows prolifically along streambanks and damp thickets. A member of the rose family, it branches arch over making large thickets to 4 meters high and as long. While the flowers are small, the appear in rounded clumps giving the impression of snowballs from a distance.

- - Updated 12/20/2012
- - Updated 06/26/2008