Hippophae rhamnoides l.
Physocarpus opulifolius Diablo
Sea Buckthorn is a nitrogen fixing shrub that produces attractive berries high in vitamin C.
Diablo Ninebark is a small, low maintenance, multi-stemmed shrub, that is used to add texture or color to any yard. This plant grows dark purple leaves in the spring and grows slightly faster than Common Ninebark. It features flaky red to brown bark, clusters of white flowers, and long, maple-like leaves. Diablo Ninebark can make a dense and colorful hedge, or it can be an attractive ornamental by itself.
SEA BUCKTHORN QUICK FACTS
DIABLO NINEBARK QUICK FACTS
Fall colour: yellow
Bark: brown to red, exfoliating
In row spacing: 0.9 - 1.2 m (3 - 4 ft)
Between row spacing: 5 m (16 ft)
Other Names: sallowthorn, sandthorn, seaberry
Other Names: eastern ninebark, purple ninebark
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